Experimental with youth chorus, not my favourite of theirs. For established fans. If new to the band, they are brilliant, but first go to "Civilian" (if you like hard heavy guitar rock) or "The Louder ..." for synth-based indie pop.
Favorite track: AEIOU.
Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack of Wye Oak have spent most of their lives in Baltimore, MD. But after two years of constant
touring with Civilian, they landed on opposite sides of the country with an unforeseeable future ahead. Despite this newfound uncertainty, the two bandmates embraced their physical distance, passing ideas back and forth, allowing new work to evolve in their respective solitudes....more
This purchase was triggered by the release of Phoebe Bridgers EP "Copycat Killer", which is absolutely fantastic. At the same time, I discovered that "Punisher" was on my wishlist since its release - that's five months now. Shame on me, because it's no less brilliant. Several well-known names appear on the list of credits - like Nate Walcott and Conor Oberst ("Bright Eyes"), as well as Rob Moose and Christian Lee Hutson. Sven B. Schreiber