Following up to their much applauded international debut Save The Youth, Denmarks answer to Warpaint,Giana Factory, return with their second album Lemon Moon this spring 2014. Fronted by Louise Foo (sister of Sharin of The Raveonettes) and flanked by Lisbet Fritze (who also plays guitar in the Trentemoller Band) and Sofie Johanne, Giana Factory specialize in a wonderful kind of iced pop, beautiful songwriting with a lot of depth and diy attitude punch.
Take the throbbing synths, quivering guitars, and clipped, canned beats of the first single “Lemon Moon” and the deep but imminent pop feel of “i live at night” and “walking mirror” as prime examples. It’s music that’s given a human heartbeat by Louise’s effortlessly expelled vocals which are downy-soft but harbor a cool confidence at their core. The record is produced by electronic music maverick Anders Trentemoller. It incorporates personal stories and musings on the interconnectivity of relationships between people and their relationship to the world. “Our intention with the new songs was to cut them to their bones by trusting the melodies, lyrics and sounds enough to let the songs stand naked and uncontrolled’. They likened Lemon Moon’s creative process with building a screenplay, as new characters and storylines entered the picture until the final product materialized, exploring and playing withthe concept of time and place, dream and reality. All this is reflected in the great artwork of italian /american photographer Andrea Galvani who , inspired by Giana Factory´s music extended his much acclaimed picture series “Death of An Imagine” for an own version of “Lemon Moon"´s Sleeve Design whoch will be hosted at his new york gallery later (added: 2014-04-07 12:01:27 )