- Verses/ Hapless & Seething
- Artist: Manimal Quartet & Manhorse
- Format: LP
- Release Date: 1/1/2013
MANIMAL QUARTET; two men in a basement, strap on a guitar and bass with the use of an ancient Korg drum machine delivering a primal stew of pop, new wave, psychedelia and punk likened to "New Post Wave". MANHORSE; Aaron Wanzerski and Josh Mead bring you this lovely 6 -song slab featuring an instrumental country death song, a topical political stomper, a creepy, subdued WIRE-esque pop gem, an anthemic ode to the relationship of man & booze and more. 3 THE MEATBAG: Beginning as Josh Mead's MANIMAL QUARTET, 3 SNAKE LEAVES, POLES APART, ISLAND WOMEN and Iowa City's STUFF aural pipe cleaner after the disintegration of noise rock outfit NEGLECTED RECEPTORS, Comes a fuzzy collection of misanthropic love songs ranging from bombastic scorchers to meditations on alienation and revenge, to a delicate Ukulele ballad...