Portland-Based Quartet Small Leaks Sink Ships Premier “Sympathetic Resonance”

Today we’re introduced to the sounds of Portland-based 4-piece band Small Leaks Sink Ships, composed of Judd Hancock on Vocals, Guitar and Piano, London VanRooy on Vocals, Drums and Piano, Jim Mandel Jr. on Bass and Guitar and Ryan Garner on Keys, Samples and Guitar. Kicking things off today the talented indie-rock quartet bless us with their latest release “Sympathetic Resonance,” a single which will be included on a  forthcoming benefit compilation “Philia: Artists Rise Against Islamophobia,” which aims to counter the problem of Islamophobia.

The album, “Philia: Artists Rise Against Islamophobia,” also features tracks from Hamilton Leithauser, Mac DeMarco, Fruit Bats, The Dodos, and Vetiver. It comes out via Portland-based imprint Floating House Recordingson Aug. 18.

Give their latest release Sympathetic Resonance” a spin below and look out for the band’s upcoming album full length album titled ‘Golden Calf‘ coming soon.

Grab a vinyl in person at the following release shows! 

August 16th – Portland, Doug Fir – Fruit Bats (solo) and friends

August 18th – San Francisco, Swedish American Hall- Vetiver + more TBA

August 23rdPhiladelphia, Kung Fu NecktieGrubby Little Hands, Drop Electric, Small Leaks Sink Ships 

August 24th – Brooklyn, Brookyln Night Bazaar – Heems, Drop Electric, Small Leaks Sink Ships, Slow Machete

August 27th Washington D.C., Blackcat Drop Electric, Small Leaks Sink Ships

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