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THEE OH SEES

PUTRIFIERS II

IN THE RED


Format: LP
Cata No: ITR235
Barcode: 759718523515
Format: CD
Cata No: ITR235CD
Barcode: 759718523522

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What's the first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions Thee Oh Sees? Probably their riot-sparking live show, right? Visions of a guitar-chewing, speaker-smothering, tongue-wagging John Dwyer careening across your cranium, chased by a wild-eyed wrecking crew that drives every last hook home like it's a nail in the coffin of what one thought it meant to make 21st century rock 'n' roll? Yeah, that sounds about right. But it misses a more important point-how impossible Thee Oh Sees have been been to pin down since Dwyer launched it in the late '90s as a solo break from such sorely missed underground bands as Pink and Brown and Coachwhips. That restlessness extends to everything from the towering, thirteen-minute title track of 2010's Warm Smile LP to the mercurial moods of 2008's The Master's Bedroom Is Worth Spending a Night In. And then there's the home-brewed symphonies of Castlemania and the high-wire hooks of Carrion Crawler / The Dream, which dropped a second drum set among sunburnt organs, dovetailing guitars and rail-jumping rhythms. If one prefers a slightly more subtle musical awakening, there's always Putrifiers II, the latest in a long line of Oh Sees albums that expands the group's sound well past your friendly neighborhood garage band. So while the space-odyssey nods of "Wax Face" actually sound like they're meant to melt one's ears straight off, the record's full of deviant detours, from the poison-tipped string parts and Eno-esque engineering of "So Nice" to the groove-locked Krautrock inclinations of "Lupine Dominus." The most noticeable element may be Dwyer's melodies, however, as they reveal a softer side to his songwriting, one that makes perfect sense considering just how disparate his dust-clearing influences are. Scott Walker, The Velvet Underground, The Zombies and the experimental Japanese act Les Rallizes Denudes are but a small taste of what informed Thee Oh Sees this time around, as Dwyer returned to the multi-instrumental ways of Castlemania- full-band sessions for another record are already underway-and rounded out a fuller, drier sound with drummer / engineer Chris Woodhouse and special guests like Mikal Cronin (sax), Heidi Maureen Alexander (trumpet, vocals) and K Dylan Edrich (viola).

Tracks:

1. Wax Face
2. Hang a Picture
3. So Nice
4. Cloud #1
5. Flood?s New Light
6. Putrifiers II
7. Will We Be Scared?
8. Lupine Dominus
9. Goodbye Baby
10. Wicked Park

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This title was released on 17 Aug 2018, other titles listed below:


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FAMOUS CLASS


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SPIRITUAL PAJAMAS


NOTS - ANXIOUS TREND / IN GLASS NOTS
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OCS - MEMORY OF A CUT OFF HEAD OCS
MEMORY OF A CUT OFF HEAD

CASTLE FACE


OH SEES - ORC OH SEES
ORC

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OH SEES - SMOTE REVERSER OH SEES
SMOTE REVERSER

CASTLE FACE


ROY MONTGOMERY - SUFFUSE ROY MONTGOMERY
SUFFUSE

GRAPEFRUIT


SERRATION PULSE - SERRATION PULSE SERRATION PULSE
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THE SKIFFLE PLAYERS - PIFFLE SAYERS THE SKIFFLE PLAYERS
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HELP

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THEE OH SEES - WARM SLIME THEE OH SEES
WARM SLIME

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THEE OH SEES - CASTLEMANIA THEE OH SEES
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IN THE RED


THEE OH SEES - SINGLES COMPILATION VOL: 1&2 THEE OH SEES
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TY SEGALL - MR. FACE TY SEGALL
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VARIOUS - GIVE ME MY FLOWERS VARIOUS
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VARIOUS - START YOUR OWN F**KING SHOWSPACE VARIOUS
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