Never grow tired of this pale, pale fire Never get out of this pale, pale fire.”
The concept of layering is a relatively simple one, but the results can be remarkable. Disassembling the pieces makes a track seem so comparatively different and complicated. Pale Fire opens with a melancholic heraldry of horns. El Perro Del Mar‘s mournful vocals roll in with embracing comfort. An echoing snare completes the introduction of a swirling synth experience. Sarah Assbring, the sole member of El Perro del Mar, is now five albums deep in her construction of electro/pop universes. She continues to push her music forward, evolving immensely from her indie pop beginnings. Pale Fire is the title track of her latest and greatest work.