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Spike Island - The Icarus Line - Penance Soiree


  1. Oct 08,  · Penance Soirée, an Album by The Icarus Line. Released 4 May on V2 (catalog no. VVR ; CD). Genres: Garage Rock, Noise Rock, Indie Rock, Post-Hardcore/5(13).
  2. But Penance Soiree might also have true and valorous mass appeal, a shelf life past its buzz as an export from the land of inky black hair styles. Don't doubt it: Icarus Line are crazy. But listen to that melodic preen in "Spike Island," and the way its guitars roar and teeter for an unavoidable groove -- this isn't the inaccessible intellectualism of Mars Volta, or Liars ' distempered noise quackery.9/
  3. Apr 23,  · The Icarus Line (Spike Island) - Duration: Christian Blanco Costal 2, views.
  4. Spike Island Lyrics: Fell down this old road / And I don't care if you roll on your sides / I seen a ghost in the future / Sometimes it gets hard to hide / If you need something don't let me know.
  5. Mono, the Icarus Line’s first record, was a full on sonic assault, channeling Drive Like Jehu, The Stooges and The Jesus Lizard. Fuck The Refused, this was the shape of punk to come! Penance Soiree doesn’t have the same impact, however.
  6. Nov 20,  · Icarus Line not only displayed their straightforward approach on Penance Soiree; there’s some guitar experimentation, mostly done in production, but there are also a few pretty innovative guitar riffs, much like the one described above in “Spit On It.” The most obscure moment on the album is “Meatmaker,” an industrial song.
  7. Jun 24,  · The Icarus Line Penance Soiree To appease the "noisy" fans, the horns collapse into cacophony by song's end); the guitars on "Spike Island" are Author: Stephen Haag.
  8. The Icarus Line doesn't always have the songs on Penance Soirée, but the Los Angeles--based band has plenty of attitude. Not the kind of put-on shit that got that sad-sack junkie from the Stone.

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