SAUNA YOUTH - "Dreamlands" WAAT049/FAUX016
An evolving band of young future humans making truly irregular punk not quite comparable to anything else; Sauna Youth’s debut album is served as a joint release between Gringo Records and Faux Discx. The band, attracted to the possibilities apparent within a DIY philosophy have been self-recording and self-releasing their own music since 2010, creating a number of seven inches, splits and cassettes. Dreamlands will be the band’s first long-player, marking the mutation of their sound and a new line-up.
Artistic affinities are pledged to Eddy Current Suppression Ring, Pissed Jeans and The Intelligence, but as Kurt Cobain once asked “Why can’t we be both Black Sabbath and The Beatles?”, Sauna Youth consistently and urgently pose the question, ‘Why can’t we be both The Ramones and Steve Reich?’.
Recorded by Sauna Youth
Mastered by Kris Lapke
Lacquers cut by Josh Bonati
Artwork by Sauna Youth
Photography by Owen Richards
CD - 1000 copies in card wallet sleeves.
Vinyl 2nd pressing - 500 copies on 180g vinyl. 200 on coke bottle clear vinyl, 300 on black. Reverse-board printed sleeve with spine and a 4-page printed insert.
Vinyl 1st pressing - 500 copies on 180g black vinyl, reverse-board printed sleeve with spine and a 12-page risograph print insert. – SOLD OUT.
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