Cinema Hearts (2023)

Washington, D.C.

Caroline Weinroth channels the highs and lows of Miss America pageantry into Cinema Hearts, a bubbly explosion of irresistible power-pop. The former Miss Virginia contender wields grungy hooks and breezy melodies to capture gritty glamour on 2022 debut EP Your Ideal, which was produced by Sled Island 2023 guest curator Bartees Strange.