“Humo” is their first release, a Mini Album, where synthesizers, 8-bit arpeggiators, and even some distorted guitars play. But the most important thing is how wide an expressive palette they show in only six songs, from melancholic techno-pop to bubbly pop-punk, and with moments of europop or delicate synth-pop. But not only in the musical aspect; the lyrics also range from an evocative look back to brazen events, from carefree to critical.
“Amor Y” reminds us of AU REVOIR SIMONE and FUTURE BIBLE HEROES. “Humo” is a song similar to TINDERSTICKS’ “Another Night In” but with a touch of dance, evoking LA CASA AZUL’s early songs. “Dinero Para Nada”, with choruses by Santi CAPITÁN SUNRISE, takes us back to our childhood, that magical time we lived in and that will never come back, but that we remember constantly and wish we could go back to so many times. “La Montaña Del Amor”, somewhere between LA BUENA VIDA and BAND À PART, talks about that first love. “No Te Veo Enamorado (¿Por Qué Será?)” is pure candy-sweet pop-punk, the perfect combination of HELEN LOVE and GUATAFÁN. “No Puedo Ser Hipster” closes this first release from NOS MIRAN.