Laser Background

Laser Background

credit: Natalie Piserchio

Laser Background is the Philadelphia-based psych/pop project of songwriter & multi-instrumentalist Andy Molholt (Speedy Ortiz, Coughy.) On Evergreen Legend, his fourth album under this moniker, Molholt explores new sonic & emotional territory, delving into themes of death, mistakes, and the ever swinging pendulum between the mundanity & complexity of daily life.

Mixed & produced by Julian Fader & Carlos Hernandez (Ava Luna) and mastered by Emily Lazar (Vampire Weekend, Beck), Evergreen Legend will be released May 1st, 2020, accompanied by a full North American tour. Find more information about tour dates and the record at

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Artist is seeking the following professional connections: Label, Gear Endorsement, Booking Agent - US, Booking Agent - UK/Europe, Publishing, Sync/Music Supervisors

Genre: Pop
Subgenre: Psychedelic
From: Philadelphia, PA