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**** from the list and suchlike

‘blisteringly raucous twenty-three minutes’ **** – the list

‘the work of imps who’ve long since ditched the pop manual in favour of crafting sounds for amusement, agitation and annoyance’ – mark losing today

‘insectoid cabaret’ – the herald

Herald top 50 of 2012: no 15

number 15 in the herald’s top 50 albums of 2012 for eagle to saturn. thanks alan.

the monitors – 4 stars

‘the leg are not nice, and that is why they are so exciting.’ – thanks to the monitors

‘a bold, inventive and challenging album’ – penny black music

‘it truly is a sublime recording and one which will no doubt feature in more than a few best of 2012 lists come December.’ thanks to andy cassidy at penny black music

‘itchy, never quite comfortable, but thoroughly enjoyable listen’ – soundsxp

‘dragging americana back to it’s european roots then hacked at with post punk knives’ – thank you matt h at soundsxp.com