After a rather traumatic few days, the sun has returned to the skies above the Clash office and we're beginning to feel human again.
The opening few hours of the working week have felt that little bit brighter, and that's thanks in no small part to Softer Still.
Lush, beautifully composed dream pop, the Guildford newcomers are reminiscent of Beach House, Galaxie 500, or perhaps even early Wild Nothing.
Chiming, emotionally gripping shoegaze with lysergic feel, the band work from their own studio - housed in a garage.
New single 'New Age' emerges on Label Fandango this Friday (July 8th) - pre-order HERE - but you can hear it up front on Clash.
Catch Softer Still at the Old Blue Last in London on July 8th.