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by Wow & Flutter

Brooding musical interludes (Modern Primitives) and shine through with little gems of pop light (Careful), this album is a step beyond the usual post rock landscape.
Genre: Rock: Math Rock
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1. Amber
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2. Careful
8:04 $0.99
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3. Modern Primitives
8:05 $0.99
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4. Megan
3:12 $0.99
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5. Paula
7:25 $0.99
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6. Vincent
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7. Bluer Than
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8. Jophia
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Wow & Flutter sound roughly like a Midwest indie take on the Cure's grey period. Over five full-lengths, W&F have perfected a sort of languid angst that's not altogether dissimilar to late-period Unwound."

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CHINASKI

The Floydian Cure to Post Rock
Portland's Wow & Flutter have been making thier moody music for years now - but Names is arguably their best work to date. Opening with the beautifully captured percussion of "Amber" - they evoke the bare Floydian essence of the post-rock landscape. The slow simmer of "Megan" has the group using heavy delay over clean guitar tones creating an otherworldly effect reminiscent of The Cure's heyday. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
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Appropriately named, Wow & Flutter squeezes every last drop out of its own subtlety and nuance, capturing a raw and almost beautifully coarse texture that reaches deep into harmony and rhythm but intentionally leaves deep canyons unfilled, giving their songs a haunting emptiness while still being luscious and decadent. Sometimes brooding, other times painfully nostalgic and always mind-bending and cathartic, this eight-track disc spills over with color and creativity, casting mesmerizing landscapes of post rock heaven. Just say "ahhhh....."
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