About

From the Midwest seed-bed of indie-rock, Carswell & Hope bring vintage rock sounds and sensibilities together with big harmonies, carefully crafted textures and inventive songwriting. Songwriter Nick Carswell is originally from Ireland and has found a new home on the plains of Kansas. The tone is a blend of psychedelic, Pink Floyd interrupting Motown, channeling Van Morrison and Wilco. Think Mumford & Sons meets Sigur Ros, and Glen Hansard shows them around town.

The debut LP A Hunger is now available from carswellandhope.bandcamp.com / iTunes / Spotify / Amazon / GooglePlay

A Hunger is a collection of wistful and inventive songs cast in various shades of indie pop and chamber pop”
INK Magazine

“a breath of fresh air”
iheartlocalmusic.com

“these songs are full of invention . . . an audacious debut”
The Deli Magazine

“a full-scale production aesthetic that moves, glistens and evolves with melody and harmony”
thelastmixedtape.com

“an intelligent mix of vintage rock and pop, with an experimental leaning…impressive debut”
Hot Press magazine

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