batteryboy is an orchestral folk/rock group founded as a solo project by Cobey Rouse in 2011. With intelligent lyrics, unique instrumentation and distinct sound, batteryboy has recently been compared to The National, Bon Iver, Cloud Cult, U2, Nick Drake, Sigur Ros and Velvet Underground.

Their unique instrumentation, beautiful, soaring harmonies and driving, understated rhythms add a tense, emotional soundtrack to batteryboy's heart-rending, deeply personal lyrics. batteryboy are currently working on their second album for a summer 2016 release. [+]