Thanks @hemmingbirds for letting me sit in at @hobchicago opening for @geminiclub w @jennhallmusic & @thewaronpeace!
These 13 tracks explore the themes of contentment, chasing an alternate American Dream, moments of clarity, moments of failure and wanders between sly social commentary and heartfelt and earnest lyrical waxing’s. Musically it is a wonderful hybrid of sounds, as if they have taken the last 40 years of western music and conducted a hideous operation, dissected the patient and then reassembled it again into a wonderful musical chimera, one that you are simultaneously slightly repulsed and confused by but at the same time you find mesmerizing and beautiful.
This is high octane rhythm and blues meets garage rock meets funk meets…well anything they feel like from boogie-woogie to an occasional strange late night jazz vibe, psych, pop and grunge, all the time being led into battle by squalling keyboards, acid laced organ and punk-blues piano. Full Article
[Fuel Yer Delusion vol. 4] is a record that’s layered, sequenced, and mastered to perfection… Mutts aren’t done experimenting, moving forward, challenging themselves, or progressing… Don’t be too surprised to see their name starting to fight its way into regular conversation. Full Article