Genre: Pop, a second secret genre
“With that mericari drip drip, falling off your hip hips”
Starting with a catchy bassline that mostly loops throughout, the Los Angeles based non-genre
duo LØØM does not disappoint with their recently released single ”Fever Dream,” out on August
11th. I was incredibly pleased to be introduced with such creativity bringing in a flute into the
production, adding so much life into it.
Even though I heard a lot of repetition with the same beats, bassline and flute – with a surprise
of an acoustic guitar solo – the whispers and harmonies brought the story to a whole other level.
Speaking of the acoustic guitar solo, absolutely phenomenal. While the lyrics describe and
illustrate what seems to be a lovers quarrel and attempting to make the protagonist jealous, the
said guitar solo at one point is isolated between the left and right speaker, giving off the vibe of a
duel. It’s safe to say that no thought was spared in the production of this song.
Looping to the lyricism, I honestly thought the story that was being depicted was so well
executed. Right away, readers and listeners are told the location, people involved and overall
gives a pretty good idea where the story is headed. After every time I listened to the song, I was
immersed more and more.
I think my favorite part was the very end, using “cut and scene,” which just added another
element to the storytelling. I thought adding that lyric in the end was so daring and enticing. I
was just so incredibly impressed with the lyricism and even more so being accompanied by
beautiful, fitting music. Not going to lie, I was really feeling the song and wanted to dance on
Overall, I was obsessed – am obsessed. “Fever Dream” is so enchanting and catchy! Even
though I don’t find the lyrics entirely relatable, the tea was spilled and quickly grabbed my
Be sure to check out LØØM and stream their newest single, "Fever Dream" everywhere you listen to music!
For Fans of:
Follow LØØM on Instagram: https://instagram.com/loommoosic?igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA==
Stream "Fever Dream" on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/6MjZbTp2xOC8B1Id3tyQGF?si=2iLVu-R6QceawuCg57tpXw
Stream "Fever Dream" on Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/fever-dream/1701709573?i=1701709574&ls