Sylvan Esso

Sylvan Esso



Sylvan Esso is an American electronic pop duo from Durham, North Carolina formed in 2013. The band consists of singer Amelia Meath (Mountain Man) and producer Nick Sanborn (Megafaun, Made of Oak). They made their debut with the single "Hey Mami" and released their eponymous debut album on Partisan Records on May 12, 2014, which reached No. 39 on the Billboard 200. They released their second album What Now with Loma Vista Recordings on April 28, 2017, which was nominated for a Grammy in the "Best Dance/Electronic Album category"[2]. They have followed it by the apocalyptic and catchy single "PARAD(w/m)E" and a world tour.



There Are Many Ways To Say I Love You
There Are Many Ways To Say I Love You is a song by musical group Sylvan Esso, released on December 15, 2017.
Echo Mountain Sessions EP
Echo Mountain Sessions EP is an album by musical group Sylvan Esso, released on July 28, 2017.
Echo Mountain Sessions EP
Echo Mountain Sessions EP is a song by musical group Sylvan Esso, released on July 28, 2017.
What Now
What Now is the second studio album by American indie pop duo Sylvan Esso, made up of singer Amelia Meath and producer Nick Sanborn, released on April 28, 2017, by Loma Vista Recordings.

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Wye Oak – The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs
  –  April 2, 2018
Much like frequent collaborators Sylvan Esso, Wye Oak’s latest album begins with a tune-up. But while SE jumped straight into a cheery pop toe-tapper on What Now, Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack’s first real punch on The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs ...
Calendar: Saturday and Sunday 3/31- 4/1
  –  March 30, 2018
Sylvan Esso: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. $28. MASS MoCA. 1040 MASS MoCA WAY, North Adams. AEIOUkes: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. A community ukulele club who meets regularly to sing together and to improve our playing. All levels and experiences. Forbes Library, 20 West St ...
Sylvan Esso is all grown-up now
  –  March 27, 2018
As pop duo Sylvan Esso keeps getting bigger, vocalist-songwriter Amelia Meath has found room for some personal indulgences. When she takes the call for a phone interview one recent afternoon, she’s in the green room at a Dallas venue, scrolling through a ...
An Adoring Crowd Makes Dallas a Second Home for Sylvan Esso
  –  March 21, 2018
At heart, Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn are folk performers. Just a few years ago, both artists were deeply entrenched in projects — the Appalachian roots trio Mountain Man for Meath and heady folk-rock jammers Megafaun for Sanborn. When not touring the ...
Sylvan Esso & Billie Eilish played the M&M’s House of Sound & Color (pics)
  –  March 20, 2018
As we wrote in our post on the best 18 sets we saw at SXSW 2018 about Sylvan Esso: Their one SXSW show this year was a Friday night Rainey Street shindig sponsored by M&M’s (though as a duo they also would have fit right into the Twix “House of Duos ...
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  –  March 1, 2018
The 2018 lineup includes a Spike Lee masterclass, conversations with Ethan Hawke and Alex Rodriguez, in addition to the debut of a scary film directed by John Krasinski and musical sets by Khalid, DMC and Sylvan Esso. Austin, too, has experienced a rise ...
Sylvan Esso: the purpose is joy
  –  January 20, 2018
Last time Amelia Meath was in New Zealand was with Mountain Man, a three-woman vocal trio who, at the time, were lending their keening folk-style harmonies to Laneway headliner Feist. That was six years ago and the act that’s bringing her back to Laneway ...
Sylvan Esso Search For Snacks In The Apocalyptic ‘PARAD(w/m)E’ Video
  –  January 17, 2018
While 2017 was a banner year for Durham duo Sylvan Esso, including a Grammy nomination for Best Electronic Album for last year’s What Now, 2018 looks to build on that success. The pair has already announced a massive tour that will see them headlining ...
Sylvan Esso: Should we always live in the moment?
  –  January 14, 2018
Should we always try to live in the moment without thinking about the future? Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn on the importance of being 'present' when making new music.
  –  January 12, 2018
"What Now is about surrendering your inhibitions in order to make room for forces bigger than yourself: sound that inspires movement, vulnerability that inspires reflection, love that inspires awe." - NPR "It's a brief but dazzling tour through what sounds ...


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