I think about songs the same way I think about stories. The characters I imagine and the lives they live out typically wind up in one or the other, and “Archie” is one of them. The song follows a young boy who has run away from home to join his outcast uncle, who lives and roams in an old van.

Through a series of vignettes, I take you through the boy’s realization of Archie’s life as a thief, the consequences that follow and the looming fear that it is too late to turn back.

Watch the official video for “Archie” on YouTubeIndie88’s official premiere.

You can also stream my new track on SpotifyApple MusicBandcamp.

 


I produced “
Archie” with Steven Gibb at Lites Down in Montreal. Having previously recorded from my bedroom, this experience allowed me to control and craft my sound in ways I didn’t have access to before.
With these tools and Steven’s experience, I felt for the first time that I was able to accurately represent a song the way I intended. 

Thanks for giving the song a listen,

Sasha Cay

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