Picking up where their February album “landmark” left off, there’s a surprise New EP “warm glow” from Hippo Campus, the Minneapolis band whose trajectory Continues To Steadily Ascend–Now playing this year to over-capacity crowds of enraptured fans at Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza! Their unshakeable guitar hooks and joyful melodies show off the band at a creative peak with a sound undeniably their own!
“Hippo Campus moves with the energy of the young band they are – with multiple EPs and an album under their belts in the past 3 years. This searching continues with a new EP and, while on their way to becoming one of the biggest artists in the Twin Cities, they’ve maintained one of the busiest touring schedules worldwide. Plus, with the Twins surprisingly in the playoff hunt this year, it’s a perfect time for a song called ‘baseball’!”–Jim McGuinn, The Current/Minneapolis
“”Blissful indie rock” – Rolling Stone
“With lyrics that deal with the ghosts of past selves, the final product is forward thinking.” – NPR
“phenomenal live. One of the best bands in the United States” – BBC Radio 1, Huw Stephens
“oscillates between melancholic lo-fi gems and colorful, energetic tracks, think Ezra Koenig fronting Real Estate.” – NOISEY/Vice