Still Paradise

by Plateau Below

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Paying supporters also get unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app.

      name your price


  • Limited Edition Colored Cassette
    Cassette + Digital Album

    Limited-edition high-bias hand-numbered green and purple cassette, with high-quality j-card, black imprint, and lyrics sheet. Limited to 50 purple, 50 green.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Still Paradise via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

    Sold Out



1. Eris
2. Evaline
3. Riverside
4. Outside the Gates
5. Clearhead Real
6. Lolo Boy
7. Twiggy
8. Dying Down

On their debut album, Plateau Below flow like a river: serene yet strong, their sound recalls the passage of water. Bright, layered vocal melodies float and shimmer over rippling guitars. Lyrically, the theme of a flowing river is evoked throughout to wonder on the passage of time. On Still Paradise, we hear a voice at odds with a river that changes, ceaselessly. True to this theme, the Bloomington, Indiana quartet recorded Still Paradise like the traditional rock it echoes: all of the bass, drums, and rhythm guitars were recorded in live takes. The result is a classic, live sound that answers the lyrical plea for nostalgia and constancy. The album culminates in the massive, overflowing Twiggy, which showers soulful horns and doo-woppy harmonies in a plea to arrest the changing of a pure soul. Plateau Below have been together for barely over a year, and have already delivered this beautiful album. Here’s to hoping some things never change.


released March 4, 2014



all rights reserved


Jurassic Pop Cleveland, Ohio

An independent record label.

Cleveland, OH

contact / help

Contact Jurassic Pop

Streaming and
Download help

Shipping and returns

Redeem code

Track Name: Clearhead Real
I'm feeling nervous and I can't shake it out of my head
I hate dealing with anything anymore
I'm feeling tired and I'm not getting out of my bed
I may just melt here and never talk again

I'm having trouble thinking of a reason to be
I hate dealing with everything anymore
This hope is featherless and he is cawing at me
He tried to sing more but the spring cut off his beak

I had a clear head in a clear sky
But something's come and flown in my eye
I had two strong hands in the late fall
But winter came and froze them both off