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Spivak // You Win Again LP

Spivak // You Win Again LP

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Bedroom pop writer Spivak from Nicosia, Cyprus released this record in August 2023 on London's ambient label Ecstatic.

bedroom·electronicContains 9 pop songs.It will be in stock as long as this time.

*If you would like a digital sound source, please feel free to contact us.

Labels and other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more ECSTATIC releases available at Tobira.

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12" black vinyl. Ask us for digital files.

ECSTATIC:

"Cypriot synthesist and songwriter Maria Spivak, known for her captivating bedroom pop and naive songwriting, is back with her highly anticipated album, "You Win Again." This transformative project beautifully encapsulates the process of embracing new chapters and moving forward while cherishing the tender moments that unfold along the way. Spivak skillfully navigates the delicate balance between surrendering to adversity and finding solace in life's absurdity. With humor, lightheartedness, and the support of cherished friends, she fearlessly confronts her inner shadows. the captivating power of vulnerability, revealing its remarkable potential to inspire and empower.

Spivak's earlier works, including her 2020 debut album "Met'a To P'eib = Μετά Το Ρέιβ," resonated with brooding anxieties and infectious melodies, evoking a haunting sense of unease. Her pearlescent synth compositions conjured imagery of steam hissing from potholes or the resonating hum of a Drexciyan trident. In 2021's "Rare Backwards," Spivak blurred the lines between intimate introspection and the dancefloor, hinting at cryptic slacker indie ballads. With "You Win Again," Spivak exudes even greater confidence in her songwriting. nine songs, with a concise runtime of 25 minutes, seamlessly blended washed-out indie vibes with ethereal synth work, alluding to concealed struggles beneath the surface.

The mesmerizing opener, "Mid Week Ritual," envelops Spivak's sparse vocoder vocals with swells of static and warped synthesizers, weaving a captivating sonic tapestry. The dreamlike stride of "Golden Boy" finds its foundation in a thick, rubbery bass line, accompanied by layers of synth pads and caustic metallic drums reminiscent of Drexciyan tones.

In "My Loneliness Is Healing Me," lazily strummed guitar intertwines with Spivak's breathy and enchanting vocals, melding with effortlessly atmospheric textures to create a poignant ballad that blurs the line between dreams and reality.

Spivak's lyrics oscillate between the abstract and the poetic, spinning tales of love, loss, and transformation without fully disclosing their precise meaning. This enigmatic quality draws listeners into Spivak's world, provoking introspection and inviting personal interpretation.

Throughout "You Win Again," Maria Spivak adeptly juxtaposes darkness with levity, allowing light to permeate even the most melancholic corners of her songs. The title track embodies this delicate balance, blending introspective musings with a playful and infectious melody. synths and warm guitar strums create a rhythmic dance, enticing listeners to sway along with Spivak's heartfelt lyrics and irresistible rhythm.

"You Win Again" stands as a testament to Maria Spivak's artistic growth, showcasing her unwavering determination to confront discomfort, find strength in vulnerability, and embrace the unexpected joys that arise amidst life's ever-changing landscapes. Once again, Spivak proves her mastery as a captivating storyteller and sonic sorceress, leaving listeners longing for more.
 " 

Artist: Spivak

Label: ECSTATIC

Bedroom pop writer Spivak from Nicosia, Cyprus released this record in August 2023 on London's ambient label Ecstatic.

bedroom·electronicContains 9 pop songs.It will be in stock as long as this time.

*If you would like a digital sound source, please feel free to contact us.

Labels and other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more ECSTATIC releases available at Tobira.

-------------------------------------

12" black vinyl. Ask us for digital files.

ECSTATIC:

"Cypriot synthesist and songwriter Maria Spivak, known for her captivating bedroom pop and naive songwriting, is back with her highly anticipated album, "You Win Again." This transformative project beautifully encapsulates the process of embracing new chapters and moving forward while cherishing the tender moments that unfold along the way. Spivak skillfully navigates the delicate balance between surrendering to adversity and finding solace in life's absurdity. With humor, lightheartedness, and the support of cherished friends, she fearlessly confronts her inner shadows. the captivating power of vulnerability, revealing its remarkable potential to inspire and empower.

Spivak's earlier works, including her 2020 debut album "Met'a To P'eib = Μετά Το Ρέιβ," resonated with brooding anxieties and infectious melodies, evoking a haunting sense of unease. Her pearlescent synth compositions conjured imagery of steam hissing from potholes or the resonating hum of a Drexciyan trident. In 2021's "Rare Backwards," Spivak blurred the lines between intimate introspection and the dancefloor, hinting at cryptic slacker indie ballads. With "You Win Again," Spivak exudes even greater confidence in her songwriting. nine songs, with a concise runtime of 25 minutes, seamlessly blended washed-out indie vibes with ethereal synth work, alluding to concealed struggles beneath the surface.

The mesmerizing opener, "Mid Week Ritual," envelops Spivak's sparse vocoder vocals with swells of static and warped synthesizers, weaving a captivating sonic tapestry. The dreamlike stride of "Golden Boy" finds its foundation in a thick, rubbery bass line, accompanied by layers of synth pads and caustic metallic drums reminiscent of Drexciyan tones.

In "My Loneliness Is Healing Me," lazily strummed guitar intertwines with Spivak's breathy and enchanting vocals, melding with effortlessly atmospheric textures to create a poignant ballad that blurs the line between dreams and reality.

Spivak's lyrics oscillate between the abstract and the poetic, spinning tales of love, loss, and transformation without fully disclosing their precise meaning. This enigmatic quality draws listeners into Spivak's world, provoking introspection and inviting personal interpretation.

Throughout "You Win Again," Maria Spivak adeptly juxtaposes darkness with levity, allowing light to permeate even the most melancholic corners of her songs. The title track embodies this delicate balance, blending introspective musings with a playful and infectious melody. synths and warm guitar strums create a rhythmic dance, enticing listeners to sway along with Spivak's heartfelt lyrics and irresistible rhythm.

"You Win Again" stands as a testament to Maria Spivak's artistic growth, showcasing her unwavering determination to confront discomfort, find strength in vulnerability, and embrace the unexpected joys that arise amidst life's ever-changing landscapes. Once again, Spivak proves her mastery as a captivating storyteller and sonic sorceress, leaving listeners longing for more.
 " 

Artist: Spivak

Label: ECSTATIC