Vaura, ‘Selenelion’ (Wierd)
NYC art-metal all-stars (Kayo Dot, Dysrhythmia) follow Sloptastodon weed-churn down transcendent, mystikal paths.
120 Days, ‘II’ (Splendour)
Not as transcendent as Scandinavian kraut pals K-X-P or Siinai (or their own debut), but more drone-house dancefloor kick.
Lambchop, ‘Mr. M’ (Merge)
Album No. 11 from Nashville's self-proclaimed "most fucked-up country band" opens with a bed of tense string lusciousness straight out of a '50s Douglas Sirk…