MARCH 10TH, 2023 | NEW YORK, NY - Hope Vista makes a bold return with her new single release, "Ya Want a Valium?", available on all digital streaming platforms NOW. Having released music under the moniker Ravive since 2021, she is reclaiming her birth name with comfort and power. "Ya Want a Valium?" represents more than just a simple return - it's a fearless testament to the identity of Hope Vista. She says:
"I am Hope Vista, but I am also whatever my brain kind of puts out there to take on creatively. I've been incredibly content releasing music under the name Ravive over the past two years, but finding the comfort to use my real name again, which is Hope Vista, is settling. It's a glass or two of white wine."
Hope Vista is a wildly anxious soul. She delves fearlessly into the shadows of her psyche, molding it into a hypnotic and unsettling soundscape. Shedding her former stage name Ravive, Hope Vista returns with a glitchy fusion of breathy pop and alternative-infused sadness, an exploration into the depths of her inner anxieties. Her new single “Ya Want a Valium?” is as honest as it is discomforting, all while demonstrating her attachment for vivid, narrative lyricism and an unwavering commitment to exploring the darkest corners of the human soul.
Fueled by Diet Dr. Pepper and extensive therapy, her sonic blend is a mesmerizing and unsettling audible painting that showcases the desire to overpower her most destructive inner voices. A moody phantom for your ears, Hope Vista offers herself as dark pop’s new it-girl, and continues to transform her most eerie thoughts into intoxicating art.