|“a beautiful, moody atmosphere” – Culture Collide|
“a lush, idiosyncratic backdrop for stories of longing, heartbreak and forgiveness.” – CBC Music
On her fourth release Gianna Lauren is at her art-rockiest, but that also may be in part thanks to the artists she was listening to as she weaved through the fog of Nova Scotia’s south shore to produce this EP: Some of indie-rock’s boldest voices and most insightful perspectives, like the heart-rending Mitski, the dramatics of Weyes Blood, the intimacy of Big Thief.
“From the first crunchy chord, you are immersed into Gianna Lauren’s world of mellow guitar riffs and angelic vocal tones.” – Xune Mag
– Listen to Spark // Pre-Order Vanity Metrics EP –
Spark, the lead single from the upcoming EP, was conceived in a late night studio writing session during the recording, centering around Lauren’s lyrics on social justice and struggling with feelings of helplessness about making real change. The band performance gradually intensifies throughout the song, amplifying the subject matter, but the choruses introduce an offer of hope and reconciliation when singing “before I die, I will tell you, I love you”