Chicago’s Disappears has been busy, busy. Three albums in three years: 2010′s Lux, 2011′s Guider and this year’s Pre Language. Disappears is admittedly not doing anything new. Their three albums reclaim late 60′s garage rock (the Velvet Underground aesthetic on Lux and the White Light, White Heat structure of Guider), early 70′s proto punk and Krautrock, late 70′s post punk (particularly The Fall and Wire) and early 90′s shoegaze. Their sound also incorporates elements of frontman Brian Case’s former band The Ponys.
Pre Language wasn’t exactly what I expected Continue reading