A pop band that talks about complicated emotions

You don’t have to choose between fun and depth.

Sylvan Esso’s new album.

“At the heart of Sylvan Esso is this really fun argument — Nick wants things to sound unsettling, but I want you to take your shirt off and dance,” says Amelia Meath of the band she cofounded in 2012 that now boasts two million monthly listeners on Spotify. “We’re trying to make pop songs that aren’t on…