Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Wax Idols - Lonely You

Thru the shadowy thicket of gloomy, guitar slangers, we find the decrepit remains ancient mansions once home to Echo and the Bunnymen, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Chameleons, Dead Can Dance, and other murk lurkers. Wax Idols with its equally cryptic name, follows in the dusty footsteps of gothic heavyweights, crankin the flange and chanting through the wind. Like the sounds of a death swamp, where one has lost their way, Lonely You is a journey into scarce complexity. Like infectious madness churned through a meat grinder into a terrific pop tune, if you like it bleak and refinded you will dig this song. Wax on, not off:

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