In their latest musical endeavour, Velvet Two Stripes exhibit an unwavering spirit and an unrelenting drive that breaks through any enchantment. Sophie and Sara Diggelmann, accompanied by the talented Franca Mock, embark on a harmonious journey spanning 15 years, their resolute determination propelling them forward.
Prepare to be captivated by their forthcoming album, ‘No Spell For Moving Water’, slated for release this autumn. This highly anticipated masterpiece promises to be their most diverse and multifaceted opus to date.
Velvet Two Stripes now unveils the tender and enchanting ballad entitled ‘Idaho’! Recorded within the hallowed studios of Portland, Oregon, this track serves as an ardent homage to the cherished memories and experiences forged in that very place.
The creation of ‘Idaho’ proved to be an absolute delight, as it masterfully captures the bittersweet emotions of bidding farewell to both the studio and newfound companions in Portland. The palpable camaraderie is exquisitely showcased in the grand chorus that culminates the song, as every individual involved in the recording unites in perfect harmony. According to Velvet Two Stripes themselves, ‘Idaho’ not only celebrates the beauty of friendship but also unveils the profound journey of self-discovery.
This tender masterpiece is a testament to Velvet Two Stripes’ musical prowess, as they effortlessly weave intricate melodies and heartfelt lyrics. ‘Idaho’ is an eloquent blend of vulnerability and passion, inviting listeners to embark on a soul-stirring voyage through time and friendship. Velvet Two Stripes continues to leave an indelible mark on the music scene, and their latest offering solidifies their position as true sonic pioneers.
With ‘Idaho’ serving as a tantalising taste of what’s to come, the anticipation for their upcoming album reaches an all-time high. Brace yourself for an auditory experience that transcends boundaries and resonates deep within the soul.
Listen to ‘Idaho’ below: