Bent Arcana

Bent Arcana - Bent Arcana
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2020 Ratings: #492 / 819
User Score
Based on 28 ratings
August 21, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Castle Face Records / Label
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Favorite Tracks: The Gate, Misanthrope Gets Lunch, Oblivion Sigil
John Dwyer of Thee Oh Sees brings together a slew of super talented musicians for one of the most cosmic, otherworldly jams of the year. I wouldn’t go as far to say that Dwyer or anyone bring anything truly groundbreaking to the table. Also, it is a short album, I would have liked to hear more. But if you’re into Jazz Fusion with an otherworldly twist, check this out.

Give A Listen To: “The Gate”, “Misanthrope Gets Lunch”, “Mimi”, ... read more
John recruits a handful of talented artists to create a unique atmosphere and not much else.
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Oh Sees leader John Dwyer indulges his jammiest tendencies alongside a new cast of powerhouse players, channeling a distinctly 1970s sort of communal exploration.

John Dwyer likes to keep Discogs editors busy. Over the last couple of decades, the Oh Sees guitarist and bandleader has founded a string of often short-lived projects—Pink and Brown, Damaged Bug, Zeigenbock Kopf—while also turning out a steady stream of music with his best-known group (which might also be written as Thee ... read more
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Added on: June 1, 2020