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Laneway Festival: We chat to @youthlagoon, whose hypnotic ballads made from a tiny room in Idaho made him a star

Laneway Festival: We chat to @youthlagoon, whose hypnotic ballads made from a tiny room in Idaho made him a star

Trevor Powers doesn’t get out a whole lot, not when he’s writing music anyway. It’s for the best, really. 'My mind is just in another place during those times,' he says. The 24-year-old singer/songwriter who records as Youth Lagoon lives in the small and relatively backwater town of Boise, Idaho. In 2010, he released the quietly brilliant The Year of Hibernation , which was recorded in his bedroom. The album’s popularity was a little unexpected, but in retrospect, unsurprising, given the quality of hypnotic loner ballads inside. As the title and cover art may suggest, 2013’s Wondrous Bughouse exists in a creeping, crawling, crittery world where sounds poke out of the woodwork before retreating back inside. As a weirdo pop record, it is absolutely singular; the ten songs live naturally alongside one another, and while the album is texturally diverse, that each of these canv...

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