The EP has been met with generally positive reviews from critics, with many praising its experimental nature and the band's willingness to explore new sounds. Pitchfork gave the EP a 7.8 out of 10, calling it "a fascinating snapshot of a band in transition". The A.V. Club gave the EP a B+, saying that it "shows Elder stretching their legs in new directions".
"The Gold & Silver Sessions" is a slow-burning, atmospheric track that builds to a crescendo of swirling guitars and drums. "Sonntag" is a more upbeat track with a driving beat and catchy melody. "The Falling Veil" is a moody, introspective track that showcases the band's ability to create complex and textured soundscapes.
The Gold & Silver Sessions is a short but rewarding listen for fans of Elder and fans of experimental rock music in general. It is a glimpse into the band's creative process and their willingness to experiment with new sounds. If you enjoyed Reflections of a Floating World, then you will definitely want to check out The Gold & Silver Sessions.
|Sub-Genre: Heavy / Psychedelic / Instrumental.
|Catalog No: BFR-003-CD.