Video Premiere: Lemon Sun has Baggage in "Touch the Lightning" [MP3]

Blinded by the light(ning).
Blinded by the light(ning).

Local psych band Lemon Sun has been steadfastly churning out soulful rock 'n' roll since 2005, albeit mostly on stage.

Last year saw the five-piece self-release its debut LP, Run With the Faithless, a record that's been greeted with slow-growing praise.

And already, there's a new song to consider, plus a video to go with. Word is a signing is on the way, as is a collection mostly older songs called Preludes.

"Touch the Lightning" finds singer Rob Kolar channeling a bit of old school glam into a largely garage rock body, with some trippier flourishes thrown int for good measure.

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The short that accompanies it is completely stop-motion, directed by Emily Wilder and featuring an extremely persistent suitcase with a strange surprise inside.

The band performs at The Echo Thursday, April 29, alongside Leopold and his Fiction.

DOWNLOAD: Lemon Sun - "Touch the Lightning" [MP3]


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