Oh Sees
Face Stabber
Castle Face
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2019
CD
13.99
CF 116 CD
2LP
27.99
CF 116 LP / Includes Download Code
Initial copies on color vinyl, tip-on gatefold sleeve, incl. printed inner sleeves
Incl. VAT plus shipping / Orders from outside the EU are exempt from VAT
Tracklist
  • 2LP
  • CD
1The Daily Heavy
2The Experimenter
3Face Stabber
4Snickersnee
5FU Xi
6Scutum & Scorpius
7Gholü
8Poisoned Stones
9Psy-Ops Dispatch
10S.S. Luker's Mom
11Heartworm
12Together Tomorrow
13Captain Loosley
14Henchlock

Hey there, human kids, lift your face out of the feed trough and pluck that feculence from your ears. Hark! A sonar blip from beneath the pile of bodies—the latest Oh Sees, Face Stabber! Boop, blip, ughhh….people churning like a boiling swamp. Man, this din is nauseating. The screen flickers for the first time this year with a transmission from two months in the future: “the internet has deemed guitar music dead and you are free to do whatever the fuck you like ….long live the new flesh!”

This album is Soundcloud hip-hop reversed, a far flung nemesis of contemporary country and flaccid algorithmic pop-barf. No songs about money or love are floating in the ether. Just memories, echoes, foggy blurs, blip-blop goes the scope, heavy funk, dystopia-punk canons, long jams, bloated solos dribbling down your caved-in chest. Human cattle like a beef avalanche, right on your burned out face hole. Spider-legs fuzz crawling in your brain. Lots of curse words for your mom. You’ve gotten the over-population blues, so let’s have some art for art’s sake. What else are you gonna do? Stare at the sky? Please…fifty carbon copies of you look back at you as you walk the streets. Take a breath, you’re going to need it. Take drugs, you’re going to need those just to stand in line at the air and water reclamation center soon enough. There’s no fruit, buddy. You’re at the bleak-peak. They will squeeze you till you’re all squeezed out.

For fans of fried prog burn-out, squished old-school drool, double drums, lead weight bass, wizard keys (now with poison), old-ass guitar and horrible words with daft meanings. If you don’t like it then don’t listen, bub. Back to the comments section with you! Easy - over and out.