First Listen: Days of Elisa – Under Control

Days_of_ElisaAkin to Ennio Morricone conducting The Moody Blues circa On the Threshold of a Dream, Sweden’s Days of Elisa take listeners on a symphonic trip via “Under Control,” the latest single from the band’s forthcoming debut LP, As Opposed to Going Down.

An album of chronological songs penned by Lars Åhlund, As Opposed to Going Down is a musical diary that follows Åhlund’s thoughts after a personal attack. During his recover, Åhlund found “strength and hope in songwriting,” converting his mental and physical progression into art.

To be released on vinyl and digital formats on 16 September via Lashiec Records, you can stream As Opposed to Going Down‘s reaffirming “Under Control” below.

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