Right off the bat you know Quilt is a special band based on the cover of their third album Plaza, out Feb. 26, but streaming now via NPR. The album artwork is an untitled painting by Ken Price, a ceramic artist whose paintings have a Guston-esque abstract quality that makes for a statement.
Quilt’s video for echoey upbeat single “Roller” embraces its strangeness. We could try to make sense of it, but people who claim they understand Finnegans Wake are called liars. Check it out for yourself.
Here’s what lead singer and video star Anna Fox Rochinski said of the song:
We wonder if anyone else thinks the song kind of sounds like Palehound’s “Molly.”