Wednesday, June 26, 2013
-valis Pick of the Week
Hail Voyagers! Okay, now we arrive at our Summer, 2013, choices, and the first out of the Helios orbital pathway launches from the locale of Fort Wayne, Indiana: Heaven's Gateway Drugs!
They've recently released a new album, You Are Heaven's Gateway Drugs. (Recorded, as an "F Y I" and signifier of much import for those who know, by Eric Oppitz, our great friend and wizard within Sisters of Your Sunshine Vapor,at his Space Camp Studios.)
Seven tracks of rather astonishing full-on psychedelia; comes on like a hallucinogenic pissed-off sidewinder. Venomous. Wonderful. Unpredictable. In two words: very worthy. For example:
(Also, there's a fantastic interview done by that simian in opposition, which gives some insights into the band's modus. Go here.)
You can listen to the archived stream here; or, hear it this Friday, on The Dead Man's Turn Me On, Dead Man show on Live365, where it's heard every Friday at noon eastern time, as well as Mr. Atavist's Sunrise Ocean Bender show, heard every Monday from 1 to 3 am eastern, on WRIR in Richmond, VA.