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Patti / H.A.G.S.
Album:H.A.G.S. Collection:General
Artist:Patti Added:05/2018

A-File Activity
Add Date:2018-05-21 Pull Date:2018-07-23 
Week Ending:22 Jul8 Jul1 Jul24 Jun17 Jun10 Jun3 Jun27 May

Recent Airplay
1.Thu, 26 Jul 18:Middle School Boyfriend
4.Mon, 16 Jul 18:Jon Cousins
Totally A
2.Sat, 21 Jul 18:asdf
the cacophony hour
5.Sun, 01 Jul 18:R Duck
Bloop & Quack
3.Thu, 19 Jul 18:Middle School Boyfriend
6.Sat, 30 Jun 18:DJ Away
Posturing through Metaphysical Collapse

Album Review
DJ Away
Reviewed 2018-05-16 
LOCAL! Wiry, dry, fun, majorly catchy and intricate post-punk from Oakland. Devo meets Coachwhips, plus a little math rock. Relentlessly danceable, but try not to trip over yourself. This band shares a member with similarly great Bay rockers Coke, and they also share the manic sarcasm. Also RIYL The Intelligence, Spray Paint, ESG, Liquid Liquid, Coneheads, Marbled Eye, the punk side of Castle Face Records. Seeing them live is like being hooked to an electrical wire; I spent the entirety of a set mouth agape. I’ve included their new cassingle (what year are we in now?) as the last two tracks. Favorites: 1, 3, 6, 8, 9. No FCCs detected.

1. *(1:54)—Fast, hyper post-punk. Flat vocals.
2. (3:08)—Medium-fast, danceable lope with slippery bass. Pop chorus, sort of?
3. *(1:58)—Medium-fast, more sliding bass. “I’m VIP! I’m VIP! I’m gonna…get in!”
4. (1:25)—Slower, half-awake bash-out turns into atonal krautrock.
5. (2:38)—Medium-fast. Listing off various animals to be afraid of. I’ve never heard anyone say “they’ll eat you alive” so noncomittally.
6. *(3:14)—Medium-fast. Rhythmically feels like a skipping record. 60’s garage rock organ.
7. (2:00)—Demented hardcore punk rave-up. “Don Lemon! Don Lemon!”
8. *(4:29)—Mid-tempo kraut jam. Intense.
9. *(1:28)—Fast 7/8 punk. “Cake! Is gonna run out! Any day!”
10. (2:09)—Fast post-punk, not exactly relaxed but vaguely pleasant and poppy.

Track Listing
1.No Pain 6.Call Control!
2.We Are A Superman 7.Cnn
3.Convenient 8.Don't Sell
4.Movies 9.Cake
5.Animals 10.Edgelord