Artist Spotlight: Same Eyes

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News
Ann Arbor-based synth pop band Same Eyes is releasing their new album "Parties to End" on Friday.

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Name: Same Eyes

Lineup: Alex Hughes, vocals, guitar and synthesizers; Chad Pratt, synthesizers and drum machines. They often collaborate with Fred Thomas and Mike Dykehouse. 

Sound: Dreamy synth-pop with elements of new wave and electronic dance music. 

Next: Same Eyes is releasing its first record, "Parties to End," on Friday. The eight-song album — which was mixed by Be-Hussey at COMP-NY in Los Angeles and mastered by Warren Defever at Third Man Records in Detroit — is being released digitally, but they've also pressed 100 copies on colored vinyl. Visit to take a listen. 

Melody Baetens