Talk Normal never fail to blow our minds with guitar/drums attack that unearth new variations on no wave, and we recently became infatuated with Circuit des Yeux‘s home tape take on horror movie skronk. Queening is Tia Vincent from Pigmy Shrews/The Fugue (R.I.P.) and drummer John Garcia. It’s pared-down and fractured and catchy, veering towards punk but careening off into patches of dissonance and melodic break-up that recall a Teenage Jesus and the Jerks (with chops) to Talk Normal’s Confusion is Sex.
Read our review of the Monster Island show for coverage of Wet Hair and Dead Luke.