BIG CLOWN: Beatdown: 7” EP

Jul 21, 2023

Memphis “freaks” with seven songs of mangled noise punk fittingly on a 7” slab. I’m picking up traces of what was called “dance punk” in the early 2Ks wrung through the same meat grinder which was previously stuffed with the noisiest bits of the Amphetamine Reptile catalog. I bet they put on a good live show but in the process make sound guys wish they called out from work. –Juan Espinosa (Swimming Faith, /