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Locals Only: Planets Live in Houses - Clouder EP

Good evening everyone!  How goes it?  Pretty good I hope.  I'm sitting here with my wife and dogs, belly full of Chinese food, trying to get my Netflix on.  It's a good life is what I'm saying.

And now the battery ran out on the controller!  Pssh, that ain't gonna phase me!  Let's listen instead to some new music from Fresno band Planets Live in Houses!
After playing a few shows around Fresno (including an impressive set at Catacomb Party), the instrumental group Planets Live in Houses has dropped a late year surprise with it's excellent two song Clouder demo.  The winding "Wolf Computer" functions like a pumped up theme and variations, up until a pulverizing rock coda bust the fuck out of nowhere to lay waste to what came before it.  "Heather" provides more of the same, but with an expanded palette of mallet percussion, electronic flutters, and samples (possibly due to the involvement of producer extraordinaire Sahab).  The care taken in creating something unique is apparent in every note.  It's a solid first release from a band ready to do big things in 2014.

For more info on Planets Live in Houses, visit the following:

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Bandcamp

Cristobal Carrillo
November 22, 2013


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