DEWEY IVY SET TO RELEASE BRAND NEW
DEBUT SOLO ALBUM ‘WATER TOWER’
Out this October 2nd
[09/23/20/Austin, TX]: Upcoming alternative indie/rock artist Dewey Ivy has announced his upcoming full-length 2nd solo album ‘Water Tower’ is set to be released this October 2nd via Mr Pink Records.
The Austin-based artist has taken a DIY approach to the wistful album, self-producing and playing all the instruments you hear throughout; creating a dreamscape record with masses of originality and artistic flair.
As a second solo record from the multi-instrumentalist, Dewey Ivy has firmly cemented himself in the world-renowned Austin music scene & has been doing so since 2009. ‘Water Tower’ pays homage to & builds upon the heavy, 90s influenced sounds of his previous band ‘Residual Kid’, who achieved international success with their well-met releases & tours spanning the US, Canada & Europe.
With the record’s unmissable energy emulating and bringing you the vibe of the bustling Austin music scene, it’s definitely one to get lost in, it’s an album that will encapsulate and whisk you away into its sonic spacey landscape, whilst showcasing Ivy’s complex, layered, raw musical talent & is not a musical journey to be overlooked!
Dewey Ivy Biography
Dewey Ivy is an upcoming alternative indie/rock solo artist hailing from Austin, TX. Dewey incorporates a distinct layered sound, mixing part heavy/part jangly ‘noise pop’ with garage guitar tape machine rock.
Taking inspiration from 90’s greats such as The Jesus & Mary Chain, Sonic Youth & Nirvana, Dewey’s artistry and intrinsically shoegaze/no-wave essence shines through sonically to create a well-rounded and genre solid vibe which gives a respectful nod to his esteemed influences.
Having begun his musical journey in successful Texas indie/rock band ‘Residual Kid’, who achieved great success touring across the US, Canada & Europe, Dewey has had plenty of quality time to hone his innate song-writing talent, along with his live prestige & presence.
Producing his previous non-solo work with renowned Grammy-nominated producer Chris ‘Frenchie’ Smith (Toadies, Lost Bayou Ramblers), and recording at Beastie Boys studio ‘Oscilliscope’, Dewey already has a range of high level musical experience, also including working & recording with The Killers’ drummer Ronnie Venucci.
Now signed to boutique cassette record label ‘Mr Pink Records’, Dewey’s solo career is set to take off with a bang, with his upcoming full-length album ‘Water Tower’ set for release this fall (10/02). The brand-new album will be Dewey’s first release since his departure from Residual Kid & will showcase his raw solo musical talent in full & will not be a musical journey to overlook!