It's not unusual that Ernest Green (better known as Washed Out) recorded his first songs in his Georgia bedroom--plenty of artists' original studios double as their sleeping quarters--but it is appropriate. Those songs went on to form the core of Green's Life of Leisure EP, an immediate addition to the still-forming canon of "hypnagogic pop," called such for the way the records recall the state of partial slumber. Today, Green is touring behind Within & Without, his debut full-length, and opening for Cut Copy, a group of Australians who make music with an equally soft focus
Tue., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., 2011
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