TELEKRIMEN: Culto a Lo Imbécil: LP

Sep 26, 2019

Trashy garage punk from Mexico with all the usual elements—Farfisa, yell-singing, fucked up (but not at all unlistenable) sound, and familiar song structures—in place, so yeah, nothing new, right? The saving grace is they’re quite goddamned good at it, with catchy hooks and a bit more heavy ’60s vibe in the mix than is there with too many others plundering this mine. Add a couple of ace instrumentals and you have yourself a winner. –Jimmy Alvarado (Slovenly,