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Mabel Suen Con Trails is Kevin Guszkowski and Luke Sapa.
The term "shoegaze" typically manifests through its wearers in the form of a semi-detached disposition and row after row of effects pedals, but such is not the case with Con Trails. While the power duo's sound fits the introspective alt-rock profile, the live delivery comes off as fierce rather than lax and depends on a single tube amp for its warm, warbling reverb.More »