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Steering on course
on 7 July 2013
At some point they meandered and then found a way to try and hold on to the innovation whilst the rest of the world caught up. Whilst the Swans went on to experiment with different textures, Sonic Youth toned it all down to fit into being nearly there without completely surrendering. Adrift between the Velvets cult and another indie thing.
Kim's vocals are the highlight on this record as it is more melancholic slowed down retrospective recollections rather than a straight ahead launch into the future. Still worth a listen to them create those tonal clashes only they can ushe