12 O'Clock Track: The twilight shoegaze of Vehicle Blues' 'Letter Writer' | Bleader

12 O'Clock Track: The twilight shoegaze of Vehicle Blues' 'Letter Writer'

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When I ran into Lillerne Tapes honcho Gabe Holcombe a couple months back at the Synth-Chili Cook-Off he had recently dropped some solo material under the name Vehicle Blues through Roland Potions's Pretty All Right Records. Holcombe was eager to share the four-song cassette, entitled Letter Writer, with me and I'm glad he did. His intoxicating bedroom shoegaze has been stuck in my head lately, partially because I've played the Letter Writer tape during nighttime writing sessions, and the hissing sound of the cassette adds some warmth to the EP's twilight aura. Take a listen to the title song below, it's today's 12 O'Clock Track: