RIYL: Pure X, Dirty Beaches, Gap Dream
Label: Fire Talk
Chicago sludge psych duo Earring have been churning out their own brand of post-punk for almost 4 years now, and they’re continuing down that heavy trip with a brand new full-length this year with Fire Talk Records.
Similar to the aesthetic ofÂ Pure X’s lofi psych LP PleasureÂ and Dirty Beaches’ Badlands, Earring’sÂ vocals are bathed in reverb and swallowed upÂ by the sludgyÂ guitar layers like a sheet of acid on your tongue. Â It’s an immenseÂ sound in the headphones, but Tunn Star‘s melodies aren’t sacrificed in the process. Â Their harmonies shimmer through the sludge and keep your ears interested the entire journey. Â I hear little hints of Gap Dream without the electronics and even Gauntlet Hair without the chillwave influence.
Fire Talk Records only have 100 copies of this blissful haze on clear vinyl. Â Check out the available tracks below and float through that ‘buy’ button.
Limited to 100 Copies !!!!!
Includes digital pre-order of Tunn Star. You get 2 tracks now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it's released.
Shipping out on or around 10 June 2016
- Maybe Buy
- Not My Style
- Too Expensive