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Dirt

Format:
Long Play Vinyl
No of Discs:
1
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
23-03-2018
Genres:
Label:
Barcode:
880893010917
Packaging:
Slip Sleeve (CD or Vinyl)
Catalog Number:
PAPER109LP
Dirt
Dirt

Description

There's a whole world contained within Yamantaka // Sonic Titan. They're a Noh-Wave prog collective, a black-and-white (and sometimes red) theatre company, an operatic psych cult, and the speculative prophets of humanity's impending doom. Above it all, though, they're a thunderous rock band, and on their third album, DIRT, they're the heaviest they've ever been. DIRT is the band's first album since 2013's UZU, their second straight to be shortlisted for the Polaris Prize as one of the best Canadian albums of the year. But the gap between albums hasn't been a hiatus. Instead, the group hunkered down in the studio composing the mostly-instrumental score to the DrinkBox Studios video game Severed, along with members of the Canadian-Filipina gong group Pantayo. They emerged with new elements to heighten and distort into their already far-reaching sound, which combines and tornadoes Asian diasporic and Indigenous influences and perspectives.

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. Karonhiake
  3. Someplace
  4. Dark Waters
  5. Yandere
  6. The Decay
  7. Beast
  8. Hungry Ghost
  9. Dirt
  10. Tawine
  11. Out Of Time
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