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The Locust Plague Soundscapes

The Locust - Plague Soundscapes
  • Release date: June 24, 2003
  • Label: Anti/Epitaph
  • Recording year: 2003
  • UPC/EAN Code: 45778666768
  • ©2003 Anti Inc.
  • ℗2003 Anti Inc.
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About The Locust's Plague Soundscapes

Aided by Alex Newport's clean, confident production, this record crams 23 songs into just around the same amount of minutes -- piling unpredictable, split-second changes, blasts of 2-second-long space-riffs, and lupine screams onto spazzed-out keyboards that sound totally inhuman and strangely organic. It's nervy and sinuous and, above all else, uncomfortably apocalyptic -- which makes even more sense now, considering the temper of the times when it was recorded. Welcome to the beginning of the end. Here's your soundtrack.

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