Get Nostalgic With UK Band Novella
Add this band to the top of your band crush list: Novella. The UK pop-noir group channel a love for 60s culture into their dreamy aesthetic. Their songs somehow have found a perfect home in today’s very new way of music. We spoke to Novella about their journey as artists and even got some expert music recommendations from them. They shared a badass throwback playlist, favorite style icons and a look inside their gorgeous new record, Land.
You all have such a wonderful aesthetic – who are some of your favorite style-icons?
Francoise Hardy, late ’60s Jimmy Page, Patti Smith, The Runaways, Mrs Robinson in The Graduate.
Give us one sentence that describes your new record, Land.
Songs about twenty-something limbo set to drones, riffs and noise.
Stereolab – “Jenny Ondioline”
Kim Gordon, Patti Smith, Selda, Stevie Nicks, Laetitia Sadier, Grace Slick, Delia Derbyshire, Ellie Greenwich…the list is endless.
Favorite Netflix binge-watch?
I’m a big Netflix binger… I’m not sure what my favorite is but I just watched the whole House of Cards season three in one weekend (but didn’t everyone)? Also love all their documentaries, currently watching the series about the history of America.