Rainbow Chan | Skinny Dipping

Sydney’s Rainbow Chan officially released her first single from her brand new EP due out mid 2013. The single is called “Skinny Dipping”, a charming aquatic love-tune featuring a few Rainbow Chan touchstones — cascading melodic electronic blips, unexpected musical transitions, and a bit of celestial imagery. The lyrics are a pretty trip into memories of…

Rainbow Chan | Rabbit and Fox (Video)

Rainbow Chan has a new video for a track called “Rabbit And Fox”, a song from an upcoming 7-inch split with another fellow-Aussie artist, Outerwaves. The record will be available through Silo Arts as a digital download or on vinyl on June 19. Video is directed by Puppet Spider. Read archived Their Bated Breath posts…

OLIVER TANK & RAINBOW CHAN | To Love Again

Two Their Bated Breath favorites, Rainbow Chan and Oliver Tank, were flown to Reykjavik, Iceland last year by FBi Radio as part of what the station called the Northern Lights Competition. After cutting hundreds of entries down to six finalists, the voting went to the public, and Oliver Tank and Rainbow Chan won. The two…

RAINBOW CHAN | Sweet Tooth

Sydney’s Rainbow Chan posted a new track on her soundcloud page, “Sweet Tooth”. What’s great about Rainbow Chan is she seems to find a way to be melodic and challenging. This new song is certainly eclectic, impressionistic and as free-flowing as some of her earlier work. But it’s still a wonder how she takes a…

RAINBOW CHAN | Star Picking

Rainbow Chan must think of music as a form of painting. An electronic glitch here, ultra-sweet vocals there, a dab of bells and beeps over there. It’s free-form and highly inventive. She’s a collector of sounds and apparently, stars. Her song, “Star Picking”, is a sensual and elegant feast of sound. The song may remind…