Elf Power formed in 1994 and over the last 23 years the band has released thirteen albums, two EPs, and a handful of singles while touring North America, Europe, and Japan many times.
The band is well known for its distinctive take on modern melodic psychedelic folk rock and the Andrew Rieger’s idiosyncratic voice.
Back in the 90s, Elf Power were – together with Neutral Milk Hotel and Of Montreal – at the forefront of a psych-rock revival movement that has certainly stood the test of time.
Songs like the fragile ballad “Watery Shreds” (see video below), the melodic rocker “Cycling Aimlessly” and the trippy “Halloween Out Walking” demonstrate the band’s mastery at creating a balance between the earthy and otherworldly.
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