Happy release day, folks! Phosphorescent’s Muchacho is officially available online and in stores. Pick up your copy at SC Distribution, iTunes and Amazon or head into your local record store to pick the album up in person.
Matthew will stop by the Pitchfork TV offices this Friday, March 22 to play his new songs (tune in at 3PM). Luckily for all of us, the performance will broadcast live on P4k’s front page. Check out the stream teaser above! You can also see Phosphorescent live in concert. Tour dates available HERE.
“Accordingly, listening to Muchacho often feels like being warmed by afternoon sun as it floods your window. Every sound is lovingly recorded and given a cradle of space…It’s a place where well-worn sounds are the most beloved, where ideas and poses are settled into like old chairs. On ‘Muchacho,’ Houck invests this world with new beauty and profundity.” – Pitchfork, named BEST NEW MUSIC
“Phosphorescent is a Brooklyn band that hasn’t forgotten its Southern pedigree, creating washy psychedelia with a foothold in country-rock.” – New York Times
“…the sixth album from Houck is heartfelt and forlorn. Be prepared to fall in love again.” – Bowlegs Music
“‘Muchacho’ is a record which can soothe even the darkest nights and moods.” – This Is Fake DIY