we were lovers

5 Indie Artists You Should Hear – We Were Lovers

Saskatoon synth-pop duo, We Were Lovers, is comprised of Elsa Gebremichael and Ash Lamothe. The band’s blend of electro, rock, and disco elements has made We Were Lovers a fan favorite at music festivals around the world. Dance beats, atmospheric guitars, and dynamic synths convey a wide array of moods and themes while Gebremichael’s strong vocals wrap these melodies with stories of love and loss.

No stranger to the road, We Were Lovers has spent many months on tour across Canada and much of the U.S. with travels to NYC, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles where they showcased at the legendary Viper Room. They’ve opened for Janelle Monae, Metric, Tegan and Sara, Mother Mother, Young Galaxy, Handsome Furs, Diamond Rings, Awol Nation, and the New York Dolls.

The band has released their latest album, Pyraminds.

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Click the photos below to read about the other artists in the series and listen to their music:

johnathan Celestin
Rebel J. Rose
latasha lee
amalia watty