It’s good that “Leaving You” is up on Soundcloud, because the player offers a hint of something big that comes at the 1:13 mark in this song. As it starts off, a couple layers of breathy female vocals float over a single guitar. There’s a slightly tense quiet-before-the-storm feel, but the build-up offers no clear signal of what’s about to hit.
And then it hits.
Wolf Alice is a trio from London consisting of Ellie Rowsell, Joel Amey, and Joff. They recently decided to ditch the acoustic guitar. For more, hit up their Facebook page.