Former Film School member Nyles Lannon has been busy since his debut album Chemical Friends made many “Best Of” lists 3 years ago. During his nearly non-stop U.S. and European tours supporting both his debut and Film School’s (Beggars Banquet) first album, he painstakingly worked on his second solo album, but it wasn’t until he finally took a break from touring that he was able to truly devote himself. A feverish desire to build something greater than his standout debut ruled him throughout the making of the album, and Pressure took on a deep, epic character. It represents a true evolution for the artist.
“(4 stars) A fascinating, alluring collection of songs…Anyone who is willing to take 11 pop songs as pretty as these and submerge them so far into the ether is either a genius or sociopath. “ – Paste Magazine