FINGERLESS: 5:18 (AUSTRALIA 2011) - '*5:18*' is *Fingerless*’ debut release from 2011. The second album ‘Organ Control’ was released in 2012. The intervening years passed without commen...
Saturday, 16 August 2008
Formed in 1985 in Melbourne, Australia, Tyrnaround were a great band who specialised in 60s psych pop/rock, influenced by Syd Barrett, The Seeds, The Beatles at their most lysergic, garage punk and classic psych. They released a handful of cassettes, EPs and one album before disbanding due to the death of their lead singer.
As I've said elsewhere on this blog, their song 'Paragon Smythe', which was given away with Freakbeat issue 7, is one of the greatest psych tunes ever. And 'Colour Your Mind', their debut release on vinyl, is one of the best EPs of psychedelic pop ever released. There's not an inch of slack here - gorgeous, loopy melodies and harmonies, wonderful Seeds-esque organs and frazzled acid guitars. One of my favourites.
1. Carroll By Candlelight
1. Colour Your Mind
2. Suicidal Flowers
Get it here
Posted by Herod at 20:25