The record with a run time of 43 minutes, engenders a sweet sadness peacefully reassuring in craftsmanship but its soul feels terribly awake to a longing that forever remains unquenched, pleasures almost in one’s grasp, like an all too vivid dream that evaporates with the dawning of the day. It is incredibly satisfying.… Read More Post-Rock Quartet ‘Shipwrecks’ to Release Debut Full Length in November
From the dying embers of the now defunct Man in Suit, is Dustland Express a pop/punk rock band from the heart of Cape Town, South Africa. Even with constant lineup changes, the band has still managed to put out a record that sounds uniform and resolute.
It is iconoclastic in both composition and presentation, profoundly confessional in its tone and unrelenting in its message. A very personal album indeed.… Read More Irony Destroyed – Strife to Legacy (Album Review)