New York indie soul band Melt released their breakout single, “Sour Candy,” in 2017, and the song soared to No. 5 on Billboard’s US Viral 50 Chart when the band members were just 18 years old.
In 2021, the band released their debut EP, West Side Highway, and they have been releasing new singles like “Fade Into You” and “Walk to Midnight” since then. They perform their growing catalog of songs at 9:30 Club on Saturday, Oct. 14.
Formed in 2017, Melt is a New York City-based band steadily building a loyal fanbase with their captivating sound and electrifying live performances. Described by The Washington Post as a band whose every studio album “begs the listener to imagine its live rendition,” Melt has gained a reputation for delivering unforgettable experiences on stage. NPR praises their seamless collaboration, stating that each member of the band “expresses themselves like one groovy superorganism,” while Live For Live Music highlights their “atmospheric vocals, symphonic horn section, and dominating rhythm section.
Watch the official music video for “Sour Candy” by Melt on YouTube:
Melt’s music draws inspiration from a wide range of influences. Their sound combines soul and psychedelia, existential pop songs, and ethereal jam sections, showcasing their penchant for exploring new realms within their music. With a shared love for one another and a deep commitment to creating love and building community, Melt invites audiences to join them in concert as they continue to evolve their vision for the future.
W/ Strutman Lane
Saturday, Oct. 14
Doors @ 6pm