Oh Sees

Orc

£29.99
  • Oh Sees - Orc
18th August 2017 / CD & LP / Castle Face
     

Oh Sees

Orc

£29.99
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They do not stop... we are thankful that they just do not stop! EPIC sounding new LP from San Fran's finest. Thee Oh Sees are no more... long live Oh Sees.

The newly shorn Oh Sees waste no time in racing headlong into nightmarish battle with the mighty Orc, and wouldn’t ya know it, they’ve clawed even farther up the ghastly peak last year’s A Weird Exits stormed so satisfyingly.

+ Available on limited edition on double Transparent yellow vinyl.

The band is in tour-greased, anvil on a balance beam, gut-pleasingly heavy form, nimbly braining with equal dashes of abandon and menace on this fresh batch of bruisers and brooders, hypnotically stirred into to the cauldron of chaos you’ve come to expect from, ahem, Oh Sees. Fresh blood Paul Quattrone joins Dan Rincon to form a phalanx of interlocking double drums, alternately propelling and fleet footing shifting ground to pinion Dwyer’s cliff-face guitars to the boogie. Tim Hellman keeps it swinging like a battle-axe to the eyebrows. The tunes veer towards the violence of their live shows, with a few tasty swerves into other lanes… heavy to lush, groovy to stately... throughout it remains sinister in its swaggering skulk, manic in its fuzz-fried fugues… they hit all the sweet spots the heads foggily remember, and there’s plenty to sweat over if you just hopped into the sauna. Ew. More evil…more complex… more narcotic… more screech…. more blare…. more whisper… there’s even more Brigid. Less “Thee”, but more of everything else.

01 The Static God
02 Nite Expo
03 Animated Violence
04 Keys To The Castle
05 Jettisoned
06 Cadaver Dog
07 Paranoise
08 Cooling Tower
09 Drowned Beast
10 Raw Optics
Format /CD & LP
Released /18th August 2017
Catalogue / CF093YV
Barcode / 814867024709
Artist / Oh Sees
Label /Castle Face
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