Hello brethren! I am back online for the first time in a month and a half, and I have a stockpile of audible goodies to give out. There was a slight mixup at Brethren HQ and...someone stole my laptop. That's all old news at this point, but it is good to be back. First on the list is BROODS, a synth-pop brother-sister duo out of New Zealand. You can hear a distinct similarity that the pair shares with fellow New Zealander/household pop sensation Lorde. This is derived from the fact that the same producer for Lorde, Joel Little, provided his musical assistance on the track. Check out their glossy and alluring single, "Bridges, here.