Days of Denton: Sundress Releases First Single Off "Debut" EP, Sunnybrook Releases Free EP

Keep Dallas Observer Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Dallas and help keep the future of Dallas Observer free.

Speaking of albums produced by Matt Pence: The Denton dreamscapers in Sundress have a new album on the way -- their "debut" EP, if you're pretending that their 2010 EP, Fever, never happened, which the band apparently is doing. The six-track self-titled affair won't be out until August, though. But the band's being kind enough to let fans of their groovy, Radiohead-like ways get a sneak peak of the new stuff. Today, they've released the third track off the EP for free download. Called "Derelict," the song isn't a terribly huge departure for the band -- not like some of the other tracks on the EP that we here at DC9 have been fortunate enough to hear. It's reminiscent of the band's early material -- from back when they were called This Old House and then, briefly, ODDYSSEY, Still, it's a keeper, for sure. Grab it after the jump, then catch the band tomorrow night at Hailey's in Denton.

Also after the jump, you'll find the latest, just-released EP from Pitchfork darling Sunnybrook. Called Humble Hops, this EP's a little bit of a departure for Paul North's project -- a little less "sunny," even. Still, another nice notch in the prolific soundscapers' belt.

Sunny days in Denton are just the best, huh?

Sundress -- "Derelict"

Sunnybrook -- Humble Hops EP

Keep the Dallas Observer Free... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Dallas with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.