17 Oct 2019
UsernamePassword

Remember Me? | Join | Recover
Click here to sign in via social networking

Lexxa - Single Review: Get Out

20 Nov 2018 // A review by Rupa Kelly

Lexxa returns with Get Out, a follow up to their synth pop jam I Got Better Friends Now. After a good year of touring and opening for both local and international heavyweights, Get Out is an excellent second studio release.

The track starts out slow, a soothing beat is played out on an electric drumkit with some slight guitar to accompany it before smashing straight into the chorus. The layers supplied through the tasty 80's tone of the synthesiser give this track a well-timed summer vibe that makes the listener just want to get up and dance. Combined with the hook of the chorus, the track presents a punchy and exciting approach to the subject matter of personal freedom.

On the musical side of things, the track is well layered in rhythms and melody, it's ultimately a very fun track, the synth takes up the melody of the track, creating that neon spacey vibe that is so loved in synth pop. The drum track is very well paced, in the verse it's methodical and building while in the chorus it so inhabits that idea of breaking free and well, getting out by bursting through with a powerful beat.

Get out is another fantastic installment from the duo and without a doubt there will be far more to come of this quality from Lexxa.

Rating: ( 4 / 5 )
 

About Lexxa

Lexxa is a newly formed dreamy synth-pop duo made up of twin sisters Maude and Julia Morris.




Visit the muzic.net.nz Profile for Lexxa

Releases

There are no releases to display for Lexxa.

Other Reviews By Rupa Kelly

Gig Review: Avantdale Bowling Club @ Powerstation, Auckland - 24/08/2019
05 Sep 2019 // by Rupa Kelly
Avantdale Bowling Club, the project of Homebrew frontman Tom Scott released one of the best records of 2018. A personal, soul rending piece that spoke of West Auckland based Scott’s experiences with getting older, losing friends and the love of his newborn son.
Read More...
Taco Joint - Single Review: Burning Bridges
20 Mar 2019 // by Rupa Kelly
Taco Joint is a 5 piece Jazz, come blues, come lounge-y act hailing from Auckland, New Zealand. Burning Bridges is their first official release and it shows a clear breadth of musical talent that is available in this project.
Read More...
Gig Review: Soaked Oats @ La Zappa, Auckland - 08/03/2019
19 Mar 2019 // by Rupa Kelly
A free gig, especially one of Soaked Oats calibre are rare to come by. Set in the beautiful La Zappa bar, our space shared by the Auckland University Economics Club, the energy in the night was palpable.
Read More...
Alae - Album Review: Henry St
27 Oct 2018 // by Rupa Kelly
Henry St is the debut LP from NZ indie-folk band Alae. After the success of their first self-titled EP Alae and the subsequent tour they undertook coupled with the release of their singles Too Strung Up and Stone Cold, Alae entered the studio to work on their first full length album.
Read More...
Gig Review: Strangely Arousing @ Tuning Fork, Auckland - 19/10/2018
24 Oct 2018 // by Rupa Kelly
Strangely Arousing, hot off their strangely unconventional 7-date tour of South Korea and China crashed into the Tuning Fork In a hot beat and fantastic fashion. Bringing with them Joe's Van and their own DJ Straw Hat providing enjoyable jams between sets, the night was bursting with potential.
Read More...
Gig Review: Steve Gunn & Arthur Ahbez @ Southern Fork Americana Festival, Auckland - 06/10/2018
10 Oct 2018 // by Rupa Kelly
The Southern Fork Americana Festival returns again to New Zealand, bringing with it a tantalising and exciting selection of artists from a range of genres held under the umbrella of Americana. Expect folk, plaid and all things good and wholesome to vibe out to steel guitars from a who's who of some of the premier artists kicking it in the scene today.
Read More...
Biobird - EP Review: Counter Productive
05 Oct 2018 // by Rupa Kelly
Biobird is a one-man Dubstep project, with the main man Caleb Bird hailing from Hamilton. This is his third release, and his second EP, titled Counter Productive.
Read More...
Gig Review: Daffodils @ Tuning Fork, Auckland - 27/09/2018
01 Oct 2018 // by Rupa Kelly
I spent the best times of my formative years adventuring into a multitude of venues, gigs, and shows. These gave me many fond memories of meeting up with friends, going out and enjoying our mutual interest: music.
Read More...
View All Articles By Rupa Kelly

NZ Top 10 Singles

  • DANCE MONKEY
    Tones And I
  • HIGHEST IN THE ROOM
    Travis Scott
  • CIRCLES
    Post Malone
  • CATCHING FEELINGS
    DRAX Project feat. Six60
  • 10,000 HOURS
    Dan + Shay feat. Justin Bieber
  • SENORITA
    Shawn Mendes And Camila Cabello
  • MEMORIES
    Maroon 5
  • BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE
    Ed Sheeran feat. Khalid
  • OLD TOWN ROAD (REMIX)
    Lil Nas X feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
  • SOMEONE YOU LOVED
    Lewis Capaldi
View the Full NZ Top 40...
muzic.net.nz Logo
100% New Zealand Music
All content on this website is copyright to muzic.net.nz and other respective rights holders. Redistribution of any material presented here without permission is prohibited.
Report a ProblemReport A Problem