The electronic avant-garde group known as Gang Gang Dance is releasing a new album this week called Saint Dymphna. It sports some intricate programming and production that is dynamic in rhythm and execution, ranging from trip-hop to tranquil ambience. Much of the record very danceable while some tracks, such as Afoot, focus more on an abstract, trance-like atmosphere. House Jam comes in directly afterward to deliver a more compromised feel, bridging the gap between coherency and fantasy, to create a relate able track that is both grooving and soothing. The album finishes with the dissonant and unique sounds that give it such a crazy personality throughout. This is a great listen for lovers of epically done surrealism. The concept of song is certainly challenged, as it plays more like one gigantic movement than it does a collection of songs.The group is currently touring through at least November, so check them. Tour dates and other delectable info on their Myspace.
Review: Gang Gang Dance – Saint Dymphna
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