Label: Fat Possum
Of course, like those other artists, Oupais not all doom and gloom — the album is very beautiful, full of deftly minimalist musicianship and lines that grow in intensity as they burrow their way into your brain. Song’s like “New Home” and “Physical” skit the border of pop, and the eleven minute closer “Those Are The Senses” builds into a controlled crescendo of noise and guitar feedback, giving the album it’s much needed closing catharsis.
I liked Yuck but I never got too into them, save for the song “Suicide Policeman,” a simple, surprising, and understated song in the middle of their debut, sandwiched between the shoe gaze and Dinosaur Jr riffing. That song was one of my favorite tracks of last year, and Forget build’s on...
Entire review on Groovemine HERE
Tags: acoustic, lo-fi, sadcore, folk, indie