Southern Shores Talk "Loja"
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 08:45:03
Ben Dalton and Jamie Townsend are collectively known as Southern Shores. The duo rose to notoriety with their sweeping New World and Atlantic EPs. As eager as fans were for new material from the duo it appeared if the artists weren't in a hurry to produce anything less than excellence. However, finally, after taking four years to themselves, Toronto's summer heroes return with Loja, their debut full length studio album.
Loja is a reflection on travel and its ability to unlock a larger worldview. The sounds found here on the album add smart sediments to the body of slowly expanding work that exemplifies an approach to craft rarely seen in genre.
ARTISTdirect caught up with Ben and Jamie to discuss the new album, the advice and influences that have carried them this far, and just what they hope for the future.
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