Originally appeared on the 405; view archived article here.
Self-discovery takes time. Society pressures us into finding a skill while we’re young and perfecting it until we are some iteration of “successful.” But that’s not how it works; the lucky ones will find their passion early, but it is another task entirely to secure the resources to pursue it. Then there are the late bloomers, who have everything working against them. The new EP from LA duo Soft Streak honors them and provides quiet anthems for facing systematic adversity.