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Avec Le Soleil Sortant De Sa Bouche: Zubberdust!


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From the label:
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Avec Le Soleil Sortant De Sa Bouche are something of a Montreal supergroup, its members having been active in the city’s experimental rock communities for well over a decade, including participation in Panopticon Eyelids, Pas Chic Chic, Red Mass, Set Fire to Flames and, from the Constellation roster, Fly Pan Am. The pair of exquisite and exhilarating 20-minute pieces featured on their debut album Zubberdust! are the culmination of the group’s first two years of conceptual and somatic development. This is (mostly) instrumental rock that exuberantly succeeds in blending a primitivist, hypnotic energy with cerebral pleasures, seeding an addictive trail of sonic brain-candy throughout the mixes. The band wholly embodies and channels its inimitable square grooves, while teasing out the innumerable joys of repetition via micro-deployments of ever-shifting electronic overlays – along with the occasional full-stop and 180 degree turn. JS Truchy’s wordless lead vocals (and his choral arrangement on “Face à l’instant”) add compelling textural and melodic counterpoints while lending the music an especially timeless, deterritorialised and emotive dimension… A highly original, deeply satisfying, giddy and heady avant-funk.”
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Zubberdust! is out now via Constellation Records; stream it at Impose and check out an excerpt of “Face a l’instant” below.
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My name is Michael Dix; I'm a decade or so past being down with the kids, but to me new music never gets old. Apparently I like music that sounds like faulty kitchen appliances and ritual slaughter; really I just like what I like, whether that happens to be indie, pop, punk, hip hop, metal, electronica, Afrobeat or jazz. Follow me on Twitter @FoamHandsBlog to receive notifications of new posts and the occasional random brain-fart, and please share links wherever you can. Enjoy!

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