Moss Grew on the Swords and Plowshares Alike

Kayo Dot - Moss Grew on the Swords and Plowshares Alike
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October 29, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Prophecy / Label
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Toby, you madman. Is magnificence really that easy for you?


Been a fan of Toby's since the early days, and it's pretty amazing how his projects continue to evolve and push boundaries all these years later. Kayo Dot might not be completely shattering the music world with their latest like their earliest classics, but their presence as a force that still must be reckoned with in 2021 has been rendered undeniable by this release.


Navigating Kayo Dot’s vast and complex discography is a real saga of versatile sounds and styles, but this latest effort feels like Toby Driver’s brilliant brainchild is coming full circle. Moss Grew On The Swords & Plowshares Alike has assembled the original recording line-up of Kayo Dot’s legendary previous incarnation maudlin of the Well. Fans of both will know that some of the same players have drifted in and out over the years, and the two acts feel like different ... read more

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Track List

  1. The Knight Errant
  2. Brethren of the Cross
  3. Void in Virgo (The Nature of Sacrifice)
  4. Spectrum of One Colour
  5. Get out of the Tower
  6. The Necklace
  7. Epipsychidion

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Added on: August 6, 2021