Track Of The Day #587: Rev Rev Rev – Catching A Buzz


This is going to break hearts and have My Bloody Valentine devotees all a swoon for Italian shoegazing dream poppers Rev Rev Rev are shortly to release ‘Catching a Buzz’ – an effects pedal drenched head trip that ought by rights to set the floppy fringed purists among you all blurry eyed and lost in a lovelorn psychedelic oblivion not to say proving something of a treat for admirers of the much adored Dead Leaf Echo to seek out.

As ever with these things though we here prefer the more woozy and dare we say fracturing offering over on the flip for ‘Blue on Red’ is the kind of bubble grooving strut kissed sky parting stratospheric haziness that used to fry the groove of platters jettisoning into record world orbit with the seal of quality name Skyray upon their sleeving.

Rev Rev Rev have just added more UK shows to their debut UK tour. Having toured across Italy, Austria, Germany, Slovenia and the Czech Republic they are now gearing up for their first ever UK shows in late October, which now run as follows:

Oct 24 – The Shacklewell Arms, London (supporting Damo Suzuki)

Oct 25 – The Rafters, Maidstone

Oct 26 – Plymouth – Tiki Bar

Oct 27 – Nottingham – The Doghouse

Oct 28 – Edinburgh – Opium

Oct 29 – BLOC, Glasgow

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