Goodbye Chanel // Foreva

goodbye-chanel-forevaGoodbye Chanel’s new tune “Foreva” is a blissful contradiction; desperate vocals rub shoulders with effervescent melodies, while the track’s hazy atmosphere washes over wandering tropical guitars. Imagine Foals steeped in Pina Coladas on a sun-soaked beach, and you’re part way there. That it manages to be simultaneously euphoric and lovelorn is just an indication of how well put together “Foreva” is – as far as I’m concerned anyone who tricks my emotions into considering two opposing feelings at once is a consummate professional. Needless to say, it promises a lot of the Leeds-based group. Their hopefully equally sweltering EP, Hot City Nights, is out via Dead Young Records in April. Now I’m not one to wish away the days, but for five more tunes like this I’d happily lose March. Sorry, March, but…