Massachusetts-based OroborO draws their dynamic sound from a number of influences. Laughing Death, a 7-track EP, blends together experimental vocals with hard-hitting noise rock to produce a sound that is all their own.
The good: Sunset Blush is packed with jams for every mood. The bad: the record is just 10 tracks, and it would be easy to fall into a lengthy Kississippi discography without ever wanting to come back out.
Hayley Kiyoko's debut LP, Expectations, is a steady, almost stream-of-consciousness exploration of the coming-out process.