Also a member of Spanish indie pop group The Fruhstucks, Sutja Gutierrez draws inspiration from the dream weavers and New Romantics of the 80s…New Order, Visage, and Roxy Music’s later albums come to mind.  Gutiérrez has now ventured into solo territory, and the results are surprisingly more experimental.

Specifically with Cult & Truth, Gutiérrez has drifted away from traditional song structure.  Tracks like Stuff Song begin as any synth pop composition would, but quickly veer in all directions, meandering into a tripped-out space odyssey, changing the entire shape of the song as if it was a ball of play dough.  All 11 tracks follow suit in this way, begging for a repeat listen and challenging you to find something new embedded in the layers that you didn’t hear before.

If this is what pop music sounds like in Spain, perhaps it’s high time I paid a visit.  Only 100 of these hand-stamped covers exist.  Get one before they’re agotado.

The Details

XLTD Edition 12" LP with Hand-stamped covers
Extra-Limited Edition 12" vinyl. Only 100 black vinyl copies made. The covers were hand-stamped by Sutja himself in the Canary Islands.

Includes unlimited streaming of BG075 | Cult & Truth via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
ships out within 2 days
edition of 100

Price $15

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