The word that comes to mind when I'm listening to Sleigh Bells is deceptive. I've never had the pleasure of getting deeper into their work, though I've heard Treats many moons ago, and Texis definitely gives me some motivation to go back on that debut.
So why deceptive? Sleigh Bells ride that noise pop line very tightly, although the pop end is most definitely what they structure their songs around. Texis is exceptionally catchy, effectively hooky, and deliciously bubbly, but just as you ... read more