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“A classically trained harpist who makes dreamy synth-pop music? Yes please!”
Based in the burgeoning music scene in Provo, UT (birthplace of Neon Trees, Imagine Dragons, and The Aces,) Goldmyth is a virtuosic singer-songwriter making irresistible electronic-pop music in an unusual way: the harp.
Influenced by artists like Joni Mitchell, James Blake, and Sufjan Stevens, Goldmyth seamlessly blends glimmering harp chords with weighty synths and springy percussion. Yet, Goldmyth’s artistic voice might be best captured in her poignant, vulnerable lyrics and otherworldly vocals. She was heralded by Hilly Dilly as having “an earnest fragility in her lyrics and vocal delivery that seem beyond the years of an artist early in her career,” as well as “undisputed skill in crafting tight, concise indie-pop compositions.”
Goldmyth’s critically acclaimed debut EP, Faded Dream, released in 2017, was produced by Grammy nominee, Nate Pyfer (Kaskade, The Moth & The Flame) and Mason Porter (Haarlem, Polytype.) Line of Best Fit called her single, Has To Be Better, “a quietly brilliant synth-pop gem,” while Kick Kick Snare proclaimed, “All that glitters is not gold, but is Goldmyth."
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