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Free Download: Cloud Nothings' Lo-Fi Track 'Stay Useless'

Get a song from the group's upcoming album

December 9, 2011 11:20 AM ET
Cloud Nothings
Cloud Nothings
Ryan Manning

Click to listen to Cloud Nothings' 'Stay Useless'

Cleveland-based Cloud Nothings will be releasing their sophomore album, Attack on Memory, on January 24th. The group's usual lo-fi sound takes a pop turn on the record's lead single, "Stay Useless." Cloud Nothings' Dylan Baldi explains, "'Stay Useless' was my attempt at making a catchy pop song that was better than any other pop song I've written. I'm trying to take Cloud Nothings to different areas, songwriting-wise, so I figured I should try and finish off the 'poppy' songs with a bang."

Cloud Nothings' Attack on Memory won't be available until January 24th, but you can download "Stay Useless" for free here.

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