Years ago they were in a band called this dumb desire, which burnt out, but was always cool. In 2010 Ashley and James got together one cold wet winter afternoon in Nottingham for a music session. They weren't sure what would happen, but what transpired led to a song and a distinctive sound. Within three months they were joined by multi-instrumentalist Sarah Sullivan, Magic Mountain was born.
The Magic Mountain sound draws on influences from Joy Division, dreampop and shoegaze… read more