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EL VY - Out Now: EL VY - Return To The Moon
EL VY : Out Now: EL VY - Return To The Moon
30th October 2015

Return To The Moon, the debut album by EL VY, is released worldwide today. 

After sharing the new Tom Berninger-directed videos for 'Need A Friend' and 'Silent Ivy Hotel' earlier this week, and covering LA Times' Calendar this weekend, the first record is now available to buy digitally, on CD/LP, and is streaming on all platforms.  EL VY is the musical collaboration between Matt Berninger, from The National, and Ramona Falls' frontman Brent Knopf; their friendship spans nearly a decade.  Having talked for years about making music together, the duo finally got together to create Return To The Moon in the Winter and Spring of 2014-15.

"It's a winner" - NPR Heavy Rotation
"Timeless, reflective but with its feet firmly in the now." Loud & Quiet (9/10)
"A winning project" - Under The Radar (8.5/10)
"An enthralling musical space" NME ****  
DIY **** | The Guardian **** | Q **** 

You can see lyric videos for the first five tracks on the record, directed by Tom Berninger (Mistaken For Strangers), on the band's YouTube channel here.  The band are live-streaming their release day with Tom via their Facebook channel

You can buy Return To The Moon on LP/CD here.
You can buy the album via iTunes here
You can buy via Amazon here

Return To The Moon is streaming on all platforms, here.

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