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“There is a couple locked away”

“There is a couple locked away”

"There's a couple locked away"

King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard have revealed that they’ve accomplished their subsequent albums, saying they’ve “a pair locked away”.

Talking to Australian broadcaster triple j final week, the prolific pysch-rock outfit described the completed, yet-to-be-released materials as “jammy and meandering, kinda funky-prog-something”.

“They’re form of a response to us not with the ability to get collectively and play throughout lockdowns,” defined guitarist Joey Walker. “It’s simply jamming and the product of that. We’re actually, actually pumped about them.”

The band didn’t reveal every other particulars concerning the information, or after they could be launched.

Elsewhere within the interview, they talked about touring their newest album ‘Omnium Gatherum’, which marks their twentieth full-length effort. They’ve been enjoying a slew of worldwide exhibits in assist of the album over the previous couple of months, together with a current stint in Greece which they needed to play with out a drummer because of Michael Cavanagh contracting COVID-19.

“I went to a Greek music store and acquired an 808 drum machine,” stated Walker. “We primarily performed all of the King Gizzard songs over entice beats.”

Watch fan of that efficiency footage under.

‘Omnium Gatherum’ options vocals from singer Ambrose Kenny-Smith’s 98-year-old grandmother, whose voice seems on the rap-style monitor ‘Sadie Sorceress’. The band defined how this got here to be of their triple j interview, with Kenny-Smith saying: “We have been messing round with these hip hop tracks and fairly scared about the place we have been going with them.

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“I used to be singing that hook… visiting my grandma and my sister stated, ‘You must get Granny on a monitor’ and it was like, ding!”

“She’s received an attractive voice,” he added. “She received the Brighton singing contest again within the UK when she was 15 or one thing. My dad has a recording of it.”

‘Omnium Gatherum’ arrived in April, previewed by singles ‘Kepler-22b’, ‘The Dripping Faucet’ and ‘Magenta Mountain’.  It follows on from their vinyl-only launch ‘Made In Timeland’, which additionally dropped in March this yr.

2021 noticed the outfit launch their seventeenth and 18th studio albums, titled ‘L.W.’ and ‘Butterfly 3000’, respectively. Talking concerning the latter in a three-star evaluate, NME’s Becky Rogers wrote: “It might be set other than the remainder of the Gizzverse repertoire, however ‘Butterfly 3000’ sounds acquainted nonetheless.”

“It may not be a complete scorching Gizz summer time, however at the very least we’ve received a couple of further bangers to indulge in.”

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