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BENT KNEE - Land Animal

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BENT KNEE - Land AnimalAnticipated 4th CD with influences from across the rock, pop, minimalist, and avant-garde spectrums!
Format: CD / Cat No: 88985420992 / Released: 23/06/2017

Track Listing: Terror Bird / Hole / Holy Ghost / Insides In / These Hands / Land Animal / Time Deer / Belly Side Up / The Well / Boxes / Bonus Tracks: 11. Way Too Long (Sylvia Massy Treatment) / 12. Land Animal (Ben Levin Remix)

More information: Boston, USA art-rock sextet acclaimed by the Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, NPR, and BBC release fourth album of expansive songcraft!

Bent Knee is unlike most other bands. Its borderless sound combines a myriad of influences from across the rock, pop, minimalist, and avant-garde spectrums into a seamless, thrilling whole. The new album takes its sound to a new level. It offers a suite of songs full of addictive hooks, lush melodies and enthralling twists and turns that capture the reality of life in the 21st Century - a reality of people and nations in the midst of tumultuous change. It also communicates a ray of hope and desire for listeners to embrace the fact that they’re not alone in their struggles.

Bent Knee formed in 2009 as a democratic collective determined to push the boundaries of pop and rock. Lead singer and keyboardist Courtney Swain’s soaring vocals are instantly arresting. Guitarist Ben Levin is one of the most dynamic and versatile guitarists around, shifting between the raging and raucous to the sublime and meditative. Bassist Jessica Kion and drummer Gavin Wallace-Ailsworth combine into an enthralling rhythm section that’s equal parts powerhouse and nuance. Violinist Chris Baum’s kinetic violin work provides drama, grace and intrigue. World-class producer and live sound designer Vince Welch weaves it all together with a captivating, expert touch.