BREAKfAST - I think (hope) I don't have to introduce this Tokyo outfit to Escape visitors. The *3rd & Army *LP is a stalwart of mid '00s fastcore/skate jams, and cas...
Thursday, October 21, 2010
PIG - Elbow Witch (2009) (Cass.)
Elbow Witch (Cass.) (2009, Radiator Collective)
"Elbow Witch is a rapid-fire juggernaut of precariously noisy, wall-of-sound, grunge infused punk rock à la Sonic Youth/Eric's Trip that still manages to come out on top as its own entity. You didn't even think about doing shit this cool when you were seventeen! PIG are one of the best bands to come out of Halifax (Truro) in a long time (with one of best drummers too!) and it's a shame they're calling it quits. I'll be waiting ardently for all future projects (see Shinobi), meanwhile, dig this fucking long and fucking hard brothers & sisters!" - DD