The Woolen Men - Temporary Monument

The Woolen Men - Temporary Monument
The Woolen Men - Temporary Monument
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Woodsist (WOODSIST082)
Special Attributes: Includes free mp3 download
Release Date: 09/2015
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"..Their prolific, no-nonsense style, heavily reminiscent of Pacific Northwestern forebears Dead Moon and the Wipers, is deeply entrenched in the D.I.Y. aesthetic, and producing nearly an album's worth of new material in between albums seems par for the course." (

"... It's a powerful statement and it provides context for the album's title, relegating their art to the ephemeral almost before it has a chance to succeed. "Temporary Monument," the title cut and defining message, is also the album's most passionate track as the band react to the real estate boom of Portland (and many other cities) that has priced and pushed them out of what was once a nurturing artistic environment. With its tough post-punk groove, it's a rallying cry for the disenchanted, and while the sentiment is echoed in a handful of other tracks, much of Temporary Monument refuses to catch fire, making for a somewhat uneven listen..." (Read More:

Track List (Stream in full here)

A1 Clean Dreams    
A2 Life In Hell    
A3 Alien City    
A4 University    
A5 The Desert    
A6 After The Flood    

B1 The Dissolving Man    
B2 Temporary Monument    
B3 Hard Revision    
B4 On Cowardice    
B5 The Wheel    
B6 Walking Out

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