Gold, the title track of The New Up's third mini-album entices you with a strong drum beat and dense guitar chords. Structurally, it gets straight to the point cutting away all the fat, and opens up proceedings in a more than acceptable way. The vocals are sultry and there is a general mysterious atmosphere.
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