Local Natives (Previously "Cavil At Rest")
Local Natives (previously known as Cavil at Rest) is an American indie rock band based in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, California, United States. Their debut album, Gorilla Manor, was first released in the UK in November 2009, and later released in the US on February 16, 2010. The album received mostly positive reviews and debuted in the Billboard 200 and at No. 3 in the New Artist Chart.
Their sound has been described as "afropop-influenced guitars with hyperactive drumming and hooky three-part harmonies". Clash Music has also described their style as psych folk, or new fangled folk.
- ^ "Reviews for Gorilla Manor by Local Natives". Metacritic.com. Retrieved 2015-07-12.
- ^ "Local Natives Debut On Billboard Top 200 & No. 3 On New Artist Chart". AltSounds. February 24, 2010. Retrieved 2015-07-12.
- ^ "Local Natives Sign to Frenchkiss". Pitchfork.com. November 30, 2009. Retrieved 2015-07-12.