October 17, 2014   Premiere

If the folks over at felte are to be believed, the Mysteries demo that landed on their doorstep—and led to the release of their debut album, New Age Music Is Here—was paired with nothing but “a photo of three figures, faces covered like some sort of futuristic druids.” Kinda like Sun City Girls… if they were beamed from outer space.

All that anonymity suggests a simple storyline told by the tracks themselves, not anyone’s real names or prior engagements that may or may not include Wild Beasts. Fair enough, especially when you consider a song as self-assured as the steam-pressed pop grooves of “Ev’rything”:

Look out for the rest of ‘New Age Music Is Here’ on October 28th, or sample a few more of its elusive sounds below…