Enjoy synthy alternative with The Chain Gang of 1974’s “Honey Moon Drips” (review)

The Chain Gang of 1974, 2020

Over the years, a genre I’ve taken a fancy to is Indietronica. This synth-driven brand of alternative creates a soundscape that is transcendent. When I came across Kamtin Mohager’s project The Chain Gang of 1974, I knew I had to hear more from the artist. Today, I’m checking out his new album Honey Moon Drips, set to release tomorrow.

After the title track eases the listener in with a euphoric backdrop, “Do You Mind” displays fervent evidence that Kamtin’s style can be likened to a pleasant dream. With such an easygoing, relaxing demeanor, the layers upon layers of production stand with the genre’s greats, like Chvrches and Purity Ring.

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