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"Lost brings to bear the duo’s redoubtable talents, melding the incandescent ambient sounds of Slow Dancing Society within the propulsive songcraft of City of Satellites. This is dream-pop of the highest order" - Hidden Shoal


I don't want to feel like this
I don't want to be like this
I don't want to feel lost tonight

I could never let you know that
I could never let you go and
I don't want to feel so dark inside

I've been waiting for a train
In a funny world I can't explain
You never look inside my mind
When they try and cut you down
You never turned around
I never look inside your eyes


released June 23, 2015
Written by Jarrod Manuel and Drew Sullivan

Mastered by Jonas Munk

Artwork by Thomas Diakomichalis

Recorded at Motion Rode Studios



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The October Solution Adelaide, Australia

Dream-rock architects The October Solution are Drew Sullivan (Slow Dancing Society, City of Satellites) and Jarrod Manuel (City of Satellites). While steeped in ’80s nostalgia, their music moves beyond familiar tropes to stand as defiantly futuristic and progressive ... more

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