TEEN – Please

TEEN (Photo by Hannah Whittaker)

Unlike the previous singles released from TEEN’s upcoming album Love Yes, “Please” dims the lights, and mellows out the track list. The Lieberson sisters, Teeny, Katherine, and Lizzie, grew up in rural Nova Scotia before moving to New York to peruse a music career. Along with bandmate Boshra Al-Saadi, TEEN recently made the trip back home to record Love Yes, providing a nostalgic place of inspiration for their latest single. Keyboardist and vocalist Lizzie explains:

“Please” is actually about my father, who passed away a few years ago. The whole song is basically me wishing I could have a conversation with him. It’s about trying to remember what he would say, but also how he saw me. I’m asking myself what did he see in me, and who am I without him and his guidance.”

“Please” carefully deconstructs the album’s synth-guided style, staying true to their ’80s vibe, but with an artistic, heartfelt dream pop demeanour composed of transfixing harmonies and slow-burning melody.

You can pre-order Love Yes and catch TEEN on tour (dates below).

Tour dates:

Feb 14 New York, NY @ Union Pool

Feb 16 Philadephia, PA @ Ortlieb’s

Feb 17 Baltimore, MD @ Metro Gallery

Feb 18 Pittsburgh, PA @ Club Cafe

Feb 19 Louisville, KY @ Zanzabar

Feb 20 Lakewood, OH @ Mahall’s

Feb 21 Chicago, IL @ Hideout Inn

Feb 22 Cincinnati, OH @ Monday Night at the Comet

Feb 24 New Haven, CT @ BAR FREE SHOW

Feb 25 Burlington, VT @ Signal Kitchen

Feb 26 Stony Brook, NY @ Stony Brook University

Feb 27 Hudson, NY @ Half Moon

Mar 09 Richmond, VA @ Gallery 5

Mar 10 Asheville, NC @ Tiger Mountain

Mar 11 Charleston, SC @ Tin Roof

Mar 12 Atlanta, GA @ Drunken Unicorn

Mar 13 Birmingham, AL @ Syndicate Lounge

Mar 14 Baton Rouge, LA @ Spanish Moon

Mar 28 Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court

Mar 29 Denver, CO @ Hi-Dive

Mar 31 Omaha, NE @ O’Leaver’s

Apr 01 Iowa City, IA @ Gabe’s

Apr 02 Grand Rapids, MI @ Ladyfest GR

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