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Kowloon Walled City

Part of the emerging new wave of noise rock, San Francisco's Kowloon Walled City take the sound pioneered by bands like the Jesus Lizard and Unsane and push it into new dimensions of heaviness. With a style based around detuned, impossibly thick guitars and a bottomless well of anger, the band's crushing sound creates a kind of sonic gravity that pulls listeners in and refuses to let them go until they give in to the furious, fuzz-fueled assault being launched at them. The band made their debut in 2008 with the EP Turk Street, following up the next year with their first full-length, Gambling on the Richter Scale. In 2010, Kowloon Walled City contributed a pair of tracks to Lose Lose Lose, a three-way split with Fight Amp and Ladder Devils, but returned in 2012 with their second full-length effort, Container Ships, which was released by Brutal Panda. ~ Gregory Heaney
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Kowloon Walled City

  1.   Song
  2.   Another Corporate Takeover
  3.   Make Us Pay
  4.   Turk, Taylor, and Jones
  5.   Bone Loss
  6.   Inheritance
  7.   Diabetic Feet
  8.   Annandale
  9.   My Hands Are Turning to Bricks
  10.   Gambling on the Richter Scale
  11.   Sleep Debt
  12.   Clockwork
  13.   More Like the Shit Factory
  14.   Paper Houses
  15.   Your Best Years
  16.   Grievances
  17.   Backlit
  18.   The Grift
  19.   White Walls
  20.   True Believer
  21.   Daughters and Sons

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