The only track that’s been able to bump Purity Ring off the top spot in my most played list has been this one from CHVRCHES. And judging from the blogosphere’s infatuation with them, I’m not the only one feeling that way.
If you’re curious about the name, they told the Guardian they changed the ‘u’ to a ‘v’ because they were “tired of competing with Jesus for internet hits.” Damn. These kids aren’t playing.
Now you can add some visual to your listening experience with their live performance of “The Mother We Share” for Huw Stephens on BBC Radio 1:
Watch for: vocalist Lauren Mayberry trying to shake out the nerves at 0:37.
If you’re digging the track but want to hear something slightly different, check out this remix from Glasgow producer Julian Corrie, AKA Miaoux Miaoux: