Friday, October 06, 2006
ARTIST / BAND: FORWARD, RUSSIA!
SONG (MP3): NINE (NAPOLEON IIIRD REMIX)
ALBUM: Nine (Remixes)
FILE UNDER: Experimental / Indie
INFO: ¡Forward, Russia! got together in early 2004 - Katie is whiskas sister, and Tom and Rob were in The Black Helicopters together - all four came together to try something new. The first gig was in April, followed by the first demo recording - quickly followed by more of the same. people seemed to really like what was done, some said the following:"Leeds' ¡Forward Russia! meld floor-filling disco punk funk party music, epic post-rock and larynx scorching yelps to devestating effect, then designate their tracks a number by the order in which they were recorded" - www.joyzine.co.uk"From the off, the four members of !Forward, Russia! rip against each other; fractured and percussive guitar stabs are cradled by the most pounding rhythm section imaginable. It’s liquid dance in punk masquerade. They are the spiked ball on the end of a giant mace, but sharpened sharper than razors.
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