Pontiak - Sun On Sun (Ltd)

Pontiak - Sun On Sun (Ltd)
Pontiak - Sun On Sun (Ltd)
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Thrill Jockey (THRILL 206)
Special Attributes: Ltd edition of 500 copies
Release Date: 2008
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"...To some extent Sun on Sun answers the question, "Where did Pontiak come from?" (A: Sabbath, the Doors, Neil Young, the woods)..." (

"...Opening track “Shell Skull” tells you everything you need to know about Pontiak’s album Sun on Sun, originally released last year in scant quantity on Fireproof Records and seeing wide release this year via Thrill Jockey. The song features a fuzzy, muted bass groove, while the drums anchor the tune in mid-tempo doom metal mode, the bell of the cymbal clinking while the guitars climb from the rumble to ascend to scorched blues heights when the high-lonesome vocal drones aren’t in primary position. Yes, you’ve heard it before; but, c'mon man, it still rocks. Recorded live without overdubs (minus vocals), the brothers Pontiak have a firm grasp of their unique take on power-trio rock music. Sounding alternately like southern rock from the cosmos, first-generation metal, backwoods blues, and fried noise rock, the trio incorporate subtle touches of organ and a load of natural ambience to their minimal sound..." (Read more:

Track List

A1 Shell Skull    
A2 Swell    
A3 White Hands    
A4 White Mice    

B1 Sun On Sun    
B2 Tell Me About    
B3 The Brushed Burned Fast

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