Real Estate is a Brooklyn (via Ridgewood, New Jersey) band that I’ve been playing a lot the last few days. The above video is for “Talking Backwards,” from the group’s 2014 album, Atlas, and why do we still talk about “albums” and “records” when those things haven’t existed since the last century? We need a new word.
Anyway, as I was saying before I rudely interrupted myself, Real Estate has that jangly 80s indie vibe that I love so much. Sweet stuff.
Here’s a funny video for “Crime,” also from Atlas:
And here’s a full, hour-long set from the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival: