Atmospheric, 69 bpm-obsessed dance-pop collective Gayngs craft impeccably rendered, R&B-infused electro-indie pop built upon a foundation inspired by smooth and quirky English art rock outfit 10cc
Formed in 2008 by Minneapolis-based producer/songwriter Ryan Olson, along with Solid Gold
members Jack Coulter and Adam Hurlburt, Gayngs were hardly a trio, as over 25 artists chose to participate, including Joe Westerlund, Brad Cook, and Phil Cook from North Carolina’s Megafun, Ivan Howard of the Rosebuds
, Bon Iver
's Justin Vernon
and Mike Noyce, and Rhymesayers rapper P.O.S.
, just to name a few. The band’s debut album, Relayted, arrived in 2010 on Jagjaguwar Records
. ~ James Christopher Monger, Rovi