History: CYHSY is the brainchild of Lee Sargent, who had aspirations of starting a band in 2004. The band, comprised entirely of Connecticut College alums, officially formed in 2005. They self-released their self-titled album that year. In October of 2005, they signed to Wichita.
Years Active: 2005 to Present
Label: Wichita Recordings
Alec Ounsworth – Vocals/Guitar
Robbie Guertin – Keyboards/Guitar
Lee Sargent – Keyboards/Guitar
Tyler Sargent – Bass
Sean Greenhalgh – Drums
Genre: Independent Lo-Fi
Musical Style: Rambling vocals backed by strong keyboard and guitar riffs
Best Album: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (2005)
“Satan Said Dance”
“Over and Over Again (Lost and Found)”
“Sunshine and Clouds and Everything Proud”
You Might Like CYHSH If You Like Wolf Parade or Arcade Fire
Shout out to Ray for playing CYHSH on the ride to Radiohead. I am officially hooked.