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atrocious, cacophonous, monotonous, pretentious

Posted August 13, 2018

Astronautilus est la photosynthèse d’un monde insensé, de la part d’un groupe moins planant, plus ténébreux, mais toujours simplement en quête de bénédiction

Posted February 2, 2016

astronautilus on vinyl

Posted December 3, 2015

it’s lush…  

***** The momentum of creativity is undipped

Posted October 8, 2015

**** Seriously creative … wonderfully irreverent

Posted September 11, 2015

A blast of assured electro-jazz


a block-rocking riot


The fifth album from the Bristolian electro-jazzers is a block-rocking riot, says Louder Than War’s Paul Margree.  Get The Blessing navigate the same rich delta of post-everything British jazz rock as those other free ranging explorers Led Bib, Polar Bear, Acoustic Ladyland, …
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**** a welcome addendum of mystique, intrigue and flat out bravado to the jazz vernacular


pounding rhythms, spacious atmospheres and strongly-crafted melodies – plus, of course, the unpredictability and musical mischievousness that have made the band so exciting and successful


Krautrock…Eno-esque minimalism…resembles a BBC Radiophonic Workshop monster 7/10


Punk-jazzers moving into wierder territory on fourth LP. This Bristol-based quartet have been steadily moving away from their initial incarnation as an Ornette Coleman tribute band with every successive release. On their fourth album, the vestiges of “jazz” are still …
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