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Self-Promotion Spotlight: Ume

Posted by: Sean Rizzo (10/15/11)
Today I was browsing AP.net's Self Promotion Forum and found Ume, a dreampop/progressive indie rock band from Texas. Any fans of Mew, Asobi Seksu, Blonde Redhead, or Metric should check this out NOW. I hope to be reviewing their latest album, Phantoms, in the near future. Want a chance at getting your band featured here? Sign up for an AP.net account and make a thread about your band/project in the Self-Promotion Forum.
  
 
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07:00 PM on 10/15/11
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Jeff_Ryan
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Love this band. They are not "dreampop" though.
07:02 PM on 10/15/11
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Sean Rizzo
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Love this band. They are not "dreampop" though.
I disagree witchuuu br0. I think they have some clear dreampop attributes.
07:07 PM on 10/15/11
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I disagree witchuuu br0. I think they have some clear dreampop attributes.
I think of "dreampop" as Beach House or The Radio Dept. I think UME definitely has some shoegaze influences, but not dreampop.

Not that it actually matters, because Phantoms is an awesome album regardless.
08:17 PM on 10/15/11
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:)
08:33 PM on 10/15/11
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Band rulezzzz.
10:13 PM on 10/15/11
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Sean Rizzo
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Ya br0. Where have you been man? We should talk more. You kinda dropped off the map as far as I can tell, haha.
07:13 AM on 10/16/11
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ume is sweet. i got the sunshower ep a while ago and still spin it every now and then.
10:03 AM on 10/16/11
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Is this what you were texting me about, Sean?
02:43 PM on 10/16/11
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Great band, glad to see some press here.
05:08 PM on 10/16/11
Sean Rizzo
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Is this what you were texting me about, Sean?
Nope.
03:34 PM on 01/12/12
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"Lauren records and releases new song dedicated to Esme Barrera — a fellow Girls Rock Camp Austin volunteer who was tragically taken from this world on New Year’s Day. Download new song “Gleam” and donate here. 100% of all proceeds go to help Esme’s family at: http://forouresmeb.blogspot.com/. Help spread the word ♥" Here's an alternative link: http://umemusic.bandcamp.com/track/gleam
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