"Nodding to the work of Tears for Fears without wallowing in the what’s already been made, “Give It Up” packs soul where most other synth-pop polishes the edges and grit out of the equation. It’s a welcome, emotional take on a genre that can often feel devoid of a human core." - Pigeons & Planes.
released 20 October 2014
Written by Dear Desert.
Dear Desert are: Brendan Millar, James O' Donnell & Richard Fenton.
Recorded, Engineered by Asta Kalapa (www.astakalapa.com)
Produced by Dear Desert & Asta Kalapa.
Mastered by Aidan Foley of Masterlabs.
Artwork by Darragh Nolan & Brendan Millar.
Sculpture by Eamon Ceannt.
Image by Sean & Yvette Photography.