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Case
85
RIP Groggs
Cry
86
'Knees' is the lead single to 'By The Time I Get to Phoenix' and also serves as my first impression to Injury Reserve, really shocking me with how out of the world the track sounds. The vocals on the song are all over the place, using an extremely exhausted tone that just sounds so done with everything and drained from the realization that they can't grow anymore. The production grows on you a great amount as the track progresses, being simple with airy counter melodies surrounding the entire ... read more
clumsyduckling
90
firstly, rest in peace groggs. we still miss you dearly.

secondly, i really enjoy this. the black midi sample and the off-kilter rhythms are very trippy and hazy, and i think for what they’re trying to do, it works very well. it’s like they’re falling into a daze of dangerous habits (i.e. drinking) and they’re too addicted to stop. this song is in a state of vulnerability; like one small tap to the glass will end up flooding the aquarium. soundscapes orbit around the ... read more
redbded
92
As someone who just got into them, I can’t imagine how much sorrow and time was put into this track, video, and upcoming album. Amazing work.
Marowhacker
90
musical depression.

rest in power groggs
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Added on: August 10, 2021