Sucré (band)

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Sucré
Origin Texas, United States
Genres Indie-pop, Dream pop, Indie, Folk, Alternative
Years active 2011–present
Associated acts Mutemath, Eisley, Jeremy Larson
Website sucreofficial.com
Members Stacy DuPree-King

Sucré is the solo project of vocalist Stacy Dupree-King, of Eisley.[1] Her music is produced by her husband and drummer Darren King, of Mutemath, and multi-instrumentalist and arranger Jeremy Larson[2] Sucré was formed in 2011 and began to play shows in 2012. Their first single, "When We Were Young", debuted in early 2012,[3] and their debut album, A Minor Bird, was released on April 10, 2012. As of April 9, 2012, the album was streaming on HelloGiggles.[4]

For Valentine's Day, Sucré premiered a music video of "You and Me" (made famous from the Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams film Blue Valentine [5]) with Nylon Magazine. "It's intimate and catchy," Nylon[6] said of King and company's interpretation of the tune.

On August 25, 2014, Sucré released the first original recording in two years with "Young and Free." [7]

Loner EP[edit]

On September 2, 2014, Sucré released a 5-song EP titled Loner.[8] The release received many positive reviews; HelloGiggles said it "perfectly flows from one song to the next." [9] Interview Magazine spoke with Stacy and said of her about the release and noted, "King has spent the majority of her life surrounded by a wealth of creativity that has inevitably shaped and nurtured her own musical identity. [10]

History[edit]

The first music by Sucré released was a cover of Fleetwood Mac's "Silver Spring" in 2010.[11][12] She played their first show February 6, 2012 in Los Angeles at The Hotel Cafe [13] and have done a few shows prior including Webster Hall in New York City and Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles. In October 2012, Stacy and husband Darren had a daughter named Scarlett.[14]

Recent Events[edit]

Sucré embarked on the first-ever tour shortly after the release of Loner performing throughout the midwest and east coast.[15] Sucré headlined shows at Stubb's Jr in Austin and the Marlin Room at Webster Hall [16] during this tour.

Discography[edit]

Loner
Studio album by Sucré
Released September 2, 2014
Recorded 2014
Genre Alternative pop
Length 15:00
Label Red Velvet
Producer Jeremy Larson, Darren King

Loner (2014)[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Wandering Back"   1:25
2. "Young and Free"   3:33
3. "Loner"   3:28
4. "Crazy"   2:53
5. "Line of Fire"   4:03
Total length:
15:00
A Minor Bird
Studio album by Sucré
Released April 10, 2012
Recorded 2010–2011
Genre Indie pop
Length 38:55
Label Red Velvet
Producer Jeremy Larson, Darren King

A Minor Bird (2012)[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Hiding Out"   3:29
2. "When We Were Young"   3:00
3. "Troubled Waters"   3:56
4. "Light Up"   2:33
5. "Chemical Reaction"   5:08
6. "Say Something"   4:04
7. "Endless Sleep"   3:17
8. "No Return"   4:18
9. "Persuasion"   3:22
10. "Stampede"   2:59
11. "The Cliff Waltz"   2:54
Total length:
38:55

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Moving Day - Indie Music Filter". IndieMusicFilter.com. 2014-08-27. Retrieved 2014-09-02. 
  2. ^ "Eisley's Stacy King Announces Solo Project + Album". Purevolume.com. 2012-04-10. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  3. ^ "Sucré Craft Dreamlike Pop on 'When We Were Young' – Song Premiere". Spinner. 2012-01-23. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  4. ^ King, Stacy (2012-03-04). "Sucré Diaries: "A Minor Bird"". Sucrediaries.blogspot.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  5. ^ "The mystery behind Blue Valentine". The Guardian. 2011-06-16. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  6. ^ "Sure - You and Me". Nylon.com. 2014-02-20. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  7. ^ "Kick Kick Snare: Sucre - Young and Free". Kick Kick Snare. 2014-08-25. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  8. ^ "New Music Tuesday: Sept 2, 2014 - Tune Core Blog". TuneCore.com. 2014-09-02. Retrieved 2014-09-02. 
  9. ^ "We're Just Bonding With The Rad Singer of Sucré". Hello Giggles. 2014-10-20. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  10. ^ "Sucré Stands Alone". Interview Magazine. 2014-09-12. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  11. ^ [1][dead link]
  12. ^ "Stacy Dupree, Jeremy Larson, and Darren King's Silver Spring – News Article". AbsolutePunk.net. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  13. ^ "Sucre Neu - SoundCheck on Variety.com". Varietysoundcheck.com. 2012-02-15. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  14. ^ "Sucré Diaries: Scarlett.". Blogspot. 2012-06-04. Retrieved 2014-09-02. 
  15. ^ "Sucré (Eisley's Stacy King solo project) Announces September US Tour". NewNoiseMagazine.com. 2014-07-25. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 
  16. ^ "Sucre Plays A Sweet Gig At Webster Hall". pancakesandwhiskey.com. 2014-09-16. Retrieved 2014-10-23. 

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