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Sleigh Bells has unveiled another a new song “I Can Only Stare,” from their upcoming album Jessica Rabbit out on Nov. 11. The song opens with a simple pop-electric keyboard sequence before lead singer Alexis Krauss showcases her strong vocals with high pitched melodies right off the bat. While the song is on the fast pace side, it still emanates a euphoric and tranquil vibe that soothes the mind while you listen. Sleigh Bells claimed the song sought inspiration from the Enlgish rock band The Smiths, according to Pitchfork.
The band even took to their official Twitter page to promote the new song, dubbing “I Can Only Stare” their “favorite” song off the new album
— SLEIGH BELLS (@sleighbells) September 30, 2016
Check Below to listen to “I Can Only Stare” via Apple Music.
Click here to watch a music video for another recently released single off the album ,titled “It’s Just Us Now.”
While the band has exciting new material on the horizon, they are currently caught up in a legal situation regarding their earlier music. In August Sleigh Bells opened a court case against pop sensation Demi Lovato, suing her for sampling two of their songs without permission. The band claims she sampled “Infinity Guitars” and “Riot Rhythm” on Lovato’s song “Stars,” a bonus track featured on her last album Confident. Click here to get the whole story.