Seattle's Appalachian Yard Art has been building an impressive catalog of lo-fi psych folk oddities over the last few years. Fussy is their most concise and unified effort so far—nine surprising, noisy, and often sublime songs. Minimalist outsider mini-epics.
Released on Antiquated Future Records. Listen on Bandcamp...[ continued ]Appalachian Yard Art- Dogwhistle
Noisy and beautiful psych-folk from Seattle. Gloriously hypnotizing. A masterpiece.
Listen on Bandcamp.[ continued ] Appalachian Yard Art- From Here to There is Further Than There to Here
Seattle noise folk weirdos Appalachian Yard Art mod to early Sebadoh/Sentridoh, generations of psych folk, moments of Natural Snow Buildings. Melding their psych-folk and garage rock sides together effortlessly.
On clear cassettes. Comes with digital download. Listen on Bandcamp.[ continued ] Appalachian Yard Art- Gavin
Psych-folk cabaret from the mind of Olympia composer Jeff Shannon. Surprising arrangements and dream logic lyrics in soundscapes of uncommon textures. Sinisterly absurd. Infectiously unusual.
Hand-stamped covers with a hand-cut stamp by Jillian Chaplain. Tapes are protected with a (removable) bandage. Paper insert with short poetic-prose essay on the There Will Be Casualties concept (emotional bandages, the armor of habitual protection, a mask of disguise or defense)...[ continued ]
Dark pretty lo-fi noise folk from the middle of nowhere. From the singer of Buffalovoice and Gunmothers Head.
Comes with digital download code. Second printing of 100 copies on translucent green cassettes.
Listen on Bandcamp.
"Truly a visionary for that whole ‘freakfolk’ scene to take note of...[ continued ]Tucker Theodore- The Way Home