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pacificUV // Alarmist

pacificUV Alarmist

Call it coincidence or call it serendipity, but no sooner had I posted this track on Facebook, than the band tweeted about an imminent return.

hello! sorry we have been away sooo long. but we are hard at work on a ton of new music for 2017. more news to follow soon.

So, no reason to be alarmist. Quite the opposite in fact. Sit back and let this beautiful piece of post rock wash over you.

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Bring me the head of Justin Bieber

Bring Me the Head of Justin Bieber is the title track of an EP by The Bordellos, who describe their music as alternative indie pop noise from the north of England. Like a great deal of good recorded music these days, the record is available through the increasingly fantastic Bandcamp, guaranteeing that a fair wedge of your purchase price—in this case it’s pay-what-you-want—goes directly to the artist.

Justin Bieber, on the other hand, is a hugely talented Canadian singer and the Bordellos’ song is an expression of envy at the boy-man’s phenomenal contribution to 21st century culture. Or perhaps not.

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