El Modernist’s new album “Eras” is a masterclass in mixing the old with the new. By re-contextualizing classic elements of pop and rock. El Modernist has crafted an album that feels both fresh and familiar. It’s a record that is both innovative and accessible, and it’s sure to turn heads and get people talking.
El Modernist is a band that consists of four members: Will Fredette – Lead Vox/ Guitar, Taylor Mac Millan – Lead Guitar / Backing Vocals, Will Hahn – Drums, and Sam Walczyk – Bass. They have been working together since 2017, and have been steadily gaining a strong following. Their music is a combination of rock and pop, with a focus on melody and groove.
Their main influences come from a variety of different musicians like Arctic Monkeys, Tame Impala, All Get Out, Foxy Shazam, and Talking Heads.
Their 10-piece release, “Eras” is overflowing with catchy hooks and anthemic choruses, yet still manages to maintain a sense of intimacy. Lyrically, the album is introspective and vulnerable, delving into themes of acceptance and growth. The result is a record that is both immensely relatable and immensely enjoyable.