It's a certain kind of sonic chemistry that drives band members out of their respective groups and into a shared living space and a brand-new project. Some might even call it magic. For School of Seven Bells, it's a little bit of both. Alejandra Deheza and her twin sister, Claudia (On!Air!Library!), met Benjamin Curtis (Secret Machines) in 2004 when their respective bands scored opening slots for Interpol. Claudia Deheza left the group in late 2010 for personal reasons, but Curtis and Alejandra have soldiered on without a hiccup. The dreamy duo forges rarefied shoegaze with trilling electronic beats and lyrical poesy delivered with airy finesse. The... More >>>
School of Seven Bells: Two hearts beat as one â musically speaking.