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Printed Apr 02, 2021
Toronto-based psych unit Possum blew minds in 2019 with debut album Space Grade Assembly, they usually’re set to do it once more with the follow-up. Lunar Gardens is ready for launch on July 2 by way of Idée Fixe.
The place House Grade Meeting delivered a “mixture of psych rock, kraut and storage,” Lunar Gardens is poised to develop their sonic explorations additional with the introduction of jazz, funk and kosmische sounds to the combo.
Mentioned the band in a press release, “Whereas House Grade Meeting dealt extra with area in a chilly literal sense, Lunar Gardens‘ method is extra ‘area as metaphor for consciousness in all of its infinite increasing fractal kinds,’ a surrealist escapist area fantasy of unattainable areas — the kind of place you may go when the issues are too heavy right here in 3D. If we had been speaking films, one may say House Grade Meeting is 2001: A House Odyssey and Lunar Gardens is The Holy Mountain.”
Lead single “Gala on the Universe Metropolis” jams a cornucopia of psychedelic treasures into its two-minute runtime, together with ample wah pedal, laidback background vocals and loads of rhythmic grooves. “Fireplace, water, earth, all of them are pals of mine,” sings Brandon Bak earlier than the vocals dissipate into Tobin Haywood’s nimble guitar theatrics. In case you had been seeking to rejoice 420 18 days early, here is a superb place to begin.
Hearken to “Gala on the Universe Metropolis” beneath, and maintain scrolling for extra info on Lunar Gardens.
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