Boy Harsher – Careful
Boy Harsher is an American electronic music group, formed in 2013 in Savannah, Georgia. Currently based in Northampton, Massachusetts, the band consists of vocalist Jae Matthews and producer Augustus Muller. The band has amassed a cult following since their formation, while they also own and run the label Nude Club, which is exclusively devoted to Boy Harsher and related artists. Boy Harsher is often labeled as a dark wave group, with influences ranging from early forms of industrial to electronic body music. Careful is their second studio album, released on February 1, 2019. The music on Careful has been described as minimal wave, synth-pop, darkwave and coldwave while the lyrical subjects were heavily inspired by vocalist and lyricist Jae Matthews’s personal losses and family struggles. The track “Jerry” is about the Matthews’s step-father, who died during the writing sessions for Careful and before her mother’s dementia diagnosis. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream publications, Careful received an average score of 81, indicating “universal acclaim.
Crystal clear w/ black smoke vinyl
Label: Nude Club Records
Cat. # NUDECL005LPB