Norwalk-based four-piece Similar Kind make upbeat indie pop tunes with a synthpop sheen and an emotive edge. Recently, the four-piece have issued their debut Faces & Places EP.
Clocking at a mere 14 minutes, the Faces & Places EP is a promising debut from the young indie band. Sonically, the band does well evoking styles from numerous branches of alternative, blending them in a way that makes them totally their own. Vocally, singer Julia Breen balances emotive lyricism with a confidence that commands the center stage spotlight. Performance-wise, each song vibes with the energy of catching the band during a the high point of an unexpectedly killer opening set. It also helps that the songwriting is particularly memorable, with each song sporting its own distinctive melody.
Listen to Faces & Places by Similar Kind on Bandcamp and Spotify below: