Diggin’ This: Horsegirl – “Billy” (Matador Records)


Guitar waves upon guitar waves.


Image of Horsegirl by Todd Fisher



After reading about Nick Drake’s guitar detunings and listening to a lot of underground 80s and 90s bands from New Zealand last year, Horsegirl aka Penelope Lowenstein, Nora Cheng, and Gigi Reece wrote “Billy,” a wild yet poised bout of shoegaze-infused melodic rock energy.



Horsegirl – “Billy”








“Billy” is out now via Matador Records.






Get it here (and check out the Chicago trio’s cover of the Minutemen’s “History Lesson Part 2” only available on the 7″ vinyl release here)






Hear more of my favorite music from Chicago here




listen to the tracks I’m very into right now on my 2021 Essentials playlist here