Paste Magazine streams City Tribe’s new album, Undertow

City Tribe press photo Jacob Jones: Lead vocals, acoustic and electric guitars Eric Wallace: Electric bass, shaker Duncan Nielsen: Lead vocals, electric guitar, mandolin, korg Cody Rhodes baby robot media Paste magazine album stream

Back in May, we got a taste of “Wildflower,” the premiere single from San Francisco indie-pop quartet City Tribe’s debut LP Undertow. The track’s steady, expansive rhythm highlights a strong harmonic sensibility from co-lead vocalists Duncan Nielsen and Jacob Jones. A similar formula flows throughout all of Undertow’s nine tracks, with reverb-soaked guitar guiding soaring melodies and deliberate grooves. It’s not hard to picture this record soundtracking a windows-down road trip up the 101. From sweltering SoCal beach pop to the sort of pensive, psych-leaning folk native to the band’s home city, Undertow plays like a thoughtful love letter to the Golden State’s storied musical history. LISTEN HERE…

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