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The Great Distraction

Format: CD
Cat: DIFU 320CDX
Released: 16 Oct 17
Genre: Post Rock/Experimental
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Tracklist
Side 1
1. "Mobilise"
2. "Deflect The Light" (feat The Flaming Lips)
3. "Position"
4. "Radiart"
5. "Deeper In A Sky" (feat Harkin)
6. "Glower"
7. "Trust Me" (feat Vincent Neff)
8. "Everyone Is Falling"
9. "Radio Decay"
10. "Erase The Tapes" (feat John Grant)
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Review

Since leaping to more electronic ground with 2015's 'Dilate', Vessels' futuristic latest offering 'The Great Distraction' sees them plotting a course through neon-lit, industrial flecked music with its feet firmly in both post-rock and IDM, ambitiously drawing from and blending elements of the two. Highlight single 'Radiart' burns slowly, stacking up pulsating and hypnotic layers akin to Immunity era Jon Hopkins. Other tracks, such as opener 'Mobilise' and 'Position' take a more intense and polyrhythmic approach, repurposing their previous math-rock work. The production goes from feeling cavernous to incredibly close, and these deft shifts in space succeed in highlighting the build-ups and the peaks that punctuate the album. Though Vessels' sound may have changed lanes, this is an engrossing and panoramic album by a band not content with resting on their laurels.

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