iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Aloha Moon (Deluxe Edition) by Magic Wands, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Aloha Moon (Deluxe Edition)

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Editors’ Notes

Magic Wands’ 2012 debut album, Aloha Moon, is further proof that not everything from Nashville is twangy. A match made in music, Chris and Dexy Valentine met back in the days of MySpace, when Chris discovered some of Dexy’s music online. They began a long-distance courtship, which found Dexy moving from Los Angeles to Nashville and marrying Chris; then they formed Magic Wands. The opening title track is a refreshing sonic cocktail that blends vintage drum machine beats, icy synthesizers, and beach-friendly guitars. Over this, Dexy coos wistful inflections alongside Chris’ whispered singing, creating hushed harmonies reminiscent of early-'90s shoegazing. “Teenage Love” backpedals a decade to create a neon love song that blends Blondie’s cover of John Holt’s “The Tide Is High” with Pleasure Victim–era Berlin. As the title suggests, “Kaleidoscope Hearts” pumps Magic Wands’ nouveau-wave sound through a psychedelic filter where guitars jangle, swirl, and distort with comforting, womblike warmth. The standout jam “Space” pulses and pops with a retro-futuristic flair.

Customer Reviews

its okay but space is incredible

i wish the whole album sounded like space.

Catchy

Every song on this album has such a great beat. You get into it really easily- once the preview was over i had to buy it. I was hooked!

What a suprise

I wasnt too enthused by the 1st track, but once i dug into it i found some good music. 4 definate awesome tracks. Great production, original.

Biography

Formed: 2007 in Nashville, TN

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s

Nashville residents Chris and Dexy Valentine comprise the Magic Wands, a coed twosome with a penchant for drum machines, distorted guitars, and Blondie-inspired songcraft. The indie pop duo took root in 2007, when Chris happened upon one of Dexy's songs, the coolly detached "Teenage Love," while perusing MySpace. Dexy was living in Los Angeles at the time, but the two nevertheless began a long-distance relationship that same summer, bridging the physical distance between Tennessee and California...
Full Bio
Aloha Moon (Deluxe Edition), Magic Wands
View In iTunes

Customer Ratings

Influencers

Contemporaries