Featuring an exclusive mix for ‘SUP by Solar Bears at the end of the article.
The first and only Solar Bears album, She Was Coloured In (Planet Mu, 2010) was on repeat over my holiday break – part of a playlist designed to help me chill out and decompress. On the long plane journeys between the UK and the States, at my mom’s house with the family, outdoors in Jamaica, or by the pool in Miami, Solar Bears provided the perfect soundtrack for escape. (More …)
Blondes are Zach Steinman and Sam Haar. Zach hails from San Francisco and Sam is from New Jersey. The two met in art school at Oberlin College in the mid-noughties where Zach was studying studio art and Sam, music. After a series of bands – everything from a performance art drum circle to synth-pop and a post-punk outfit – the two have settled on the musical duo they call Blondes. (More …)