Myspace // "Hinges" [Audio]
Finnish group Rubik effectively channel their surroundings, much like Mew, in creating a bombastic indie sound that teeters between aggressive and fragile. While they may be guitar-driven, they use all of the tools are their disposal, including a great mix of electronic tones.
Formed in 2002, the band released their debut album Bad Conscience Patrol in 2007, drawing comparisons to Radiohead and Sigur Ros. The album debuted at #7 in their home country and even gave them their first hit single "City & the Streets." The band has toured the US, Germany, and the UK, and this April will see the release of their new album, Dada Bandits, is out on April 1st in Finland.