Jul 072011

Baltimore-based indie duo Beach House struck gold with their critically-acclaimed album Teen Dream in 2010,  bringing their spacey dream-pop to the masses with popular songs like “Zebra” and “Norway.” Even Phish’s Trey Anastasio admitted to obsessing over Alex Scully’s unique guitar sound in a recent Rolling Stone interview. While their ephemeral sound has become the band’s defining feature, the strong songwriting comes to the spotlight in cover versions of their songs, like Portland duo DoublePlusGood’s rendition of Teen Dream highlight “10 Mile Stereo.” Continue reading »