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Soccer Mommy unveils demo version of “Blossom”: Stream

Also listen to "Be Seeing You", which was previously only available on vinyl

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Soccer Mommy, photo by Daniel Topete
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    Last year saw Soccer Mommy burst onto the indie scene with her debut full-length, Clean. In her Track by Track breakdown of the album, she described the standout track “Blossom” as being “about finding someone who makes you feel wanted. It’s like the stars aligned for you, and it feels like you’re finally getting what you needed from love.” But it took a minute for Sophie Allison to get what she needed out of the track.

    Allison, the singer-songwriter behind the Soccer Mommy moniker, originally recorded the demo for “Blossom” in the basement of her college dorm room. Given the circumstances, it’s not surprising that the strings and clean echoes of the studio version aren’t present on the early version. Instead, it’s a lo-fi collection of vibrations and layered vocals, a single piano chord plunking in the background.

    Today, Soccer Mommy is sharing that basement demo b/w her track “Be Seeing You”, a track previously only available on 7-inch vinyl or Bandcamp. Take a listen to the early take on “Blossom” below.

    You can also stream “Be Seeing You” via Spotify or Apple Music:

    In a few days, Soccer Mommy will head out on the road for a tour that includes opening gigs for Kacey Musgraves and appearances at Governors Ball, Coachella, and Shaky Knees. Find her schedule below.

    Soccer Mommy 2019 Tour Dates:
    02/06 – Conway, AR @ Hendrix College *
    02/07 – Dallas, TX @ Club Dada * %
    02/08 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk * %
    02/09 – Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall * %
    02/10 – San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger *
    02/12 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress %
    02/13 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren #
    02/14 – Los Angeles, CA @ Theatre at Ace Hotel #
    02/15 – Los Angeles, CA @ Theatre at Ace Hotel #
    02/16 – San Francisco, CA @ The Masonic #
    02/18 – Portland, OR @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall #
    02/19 – Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre #
    02/22 – Denver, CO @ Paramount Theatre #
    02/23 – Colorado Springs, CO @ Ivywild School * %
    02/24 – Greeley, CO @ Moxi Theater * %
    02/26 – Kansas City, MO @ recordBar *
    02/27 – St. Louis, MO @ Off Broadway * %
    02/28 – Columbia, MO @ True/False Film Fest
    04/10 – Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre
    04/14 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
    04/17 – San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall
    04/18 – San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall
    04/19 – Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s
    04/21 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
    04/22 – Phoenix, AZ @ Rebel Lounge
    04/25 – Norman, OK @ Norman Music Festival
    05/04 – Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Music Festival
    05/30 – Barcelona, ES @ Primavera Sound
    06/02 – New York, NY @ Governors Ball Music Festival

    * = w/ Hovvdy
    % = w/ motiongazer
    # = w/ Kacey Musgraves

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