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And, while Beach House initially thought that releasing their second album of the year only nine days after announcing its existence would be a nod to their indie roots, the duo unexpectedly found themselves defending their back-to-back albums.
“We had no intention of the nature of the release becoming a marketing scheme,” she admits.
It wanted something more immediate, punk and innocent, which we believe is what happened. And we also knew that we didn’t want to wait to put out the second album and play by the so-called ‘rules.’ We really wanted to be able to play the Thank Your Lucky Stars songs on tour, while playing the songs—we wanted it to be more fresh and exciting for the artist as well as the fans.” Until the mid-‘60s, when LPs functioned more as singles collections than grand artistic expressions, it was actually common for bands to release multiple albums a year.
Though sultry-voiced, French-born singer Legrand and equally breezy guitarist Alex Scally have remained indie darlings since emerging from Baltimore’s neo-psychedelic indie-pop scene a decade ago, they remained relatively quiet following the tour behind their second Sub Pop release, 2012’s , this past August.“We wanted to be as straightforward about it as possible but still maintain the excitement.