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Looks: “Everest”

Looks don’t waste any time messing around. With their first official single, “Everest,” the London-based trio have arrived with a fully-formed original sound. Mixing lush harmonies, a powerful groove, and massive guitars, “Everest” starts strong and keeps powering through the whole track. But even with its five-minute running time, the song never grows stale. Rather, I’d do fine hearing that beat for another five minutes. Its dance rhythm is unusual for a rock track like this, but it works surprisingly well and adds to the track’s infectious quality.

“Everest” is available digitally and on vinyl now. Looks recently signed to Killing Moon Records, which means we’ll hopefully be getting some more great music from the band soon.

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