Face Stabber

Oh Sees - Face Stabber
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Based on 6 reviews
2019 Ratings: #213 / 425
User Score
Based on 88 ratings
2019 Ratings: #247
August 16, 2019 / Release Date
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Castle Face / Label
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El_Bark
90
i dont think i can put into words just how fucking amazing this sounds
Plats
64
"Face Stabber" is an aggressive, well-produced record with some great ideas and fun moments. However, it shares the same exact problems I had with "Smote Reverser" only worse. The tracks drag and meander for way too long, with some of the lengthier tracks often never presenting themselves with new hooks until minutes later.

Fav Tracks: Psy-Ops Dispatch, Poisoned Stones, Face Stabber, Snickersnee, Henchlock, The Experimenter, Heartworm

Least Fav Tracks: Captain Loosley, ... read more
MasterCrackfox
71
There are some obvious parellels to contrast Oh Sees with their psychedelic contemporaries King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. You can always expect an album from both groups each year, sometimes more, and you can always expect some level of consistency from both acts.

Where Oh Sees differ in terms of consistency is how their albums often follow similar paths, rarely changing drastically in sound. This album is in many ways no different, as Face Stabber feels very much like what we have gotten ... read more
BuffaloStaple
70
Consistent! bit too many solos tho
ElectricMess
65
The latest from Oh Sees may be one of the more frustrating listens of the year. I think songs like Poisoned Stones and Scutum & Scorpius are among the group’s strongest tracks, especially with the former’s style of kraut rock by way of some dude’s garage. However, it takes a good twenty minutes for the album to really warm up for me personally, and that really puts a damper on Face Stabber’s momentum. Add to that an hour and twenty minute tracklist with more than a ... read more
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Track List

  1. The Daily Heavy
  2. The Experimenter
  3. Face Stabber
  4. Snickersnee
  5. FU Xi
  6. Scutum & Scorpius
  7. Gholü
  8. Poisoned Stones
  9. Psy-Ops Dispatch
  10. S.S. Luker's Mom
  11. Heartworm
  12. Together Tomorrow
  13. Captain Loosley
  14. Henchlock
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Added on: June 25, 2019