Total Control - Typical System

Total Control - Typical System
Total Control - Typical System
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
Availability: In Stock
Label (Code): Iron Lung Records ‎(Lungs-053)
Special Attributes: Comes with a download code
Release Date: 06/2014
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"...If there is a typical system on Typical System, it's that Total Control will do whatever the fuck they want – and do it better than most..." (

"...The idea of a “systematic fuck” implies a pleasurable sort of chaos, manipulated here and there by someone or something, perhaps melodically, with purpose and carelessness. The fourth track on Total Control’s Typical System bears that name, the title offering a description of the way in which the entirety flows in and out of jarringly different tracks via a variety of sounds plucked heavily from a post-punk palette. Australia-based bandmates Mikey Young, Dan Stewart, Al Montfort, Zephyr Pavey, and James Vinciguerra interweave (alternating almost exactly one-for-one) synth-driven, cool-voiced, dance-ready tracks with guitar-driven, mosh-potential headbangers. The steady rhythm of opener “Glass”, when contrasted with the cacophony of following track “Expensive Dog”, highlights this phenomenon, and places Total Control in a world of post-punk redefinition, where the band creates their own balance of elements within a genre by spitting them out one at a time, changing the game just as you start to find it familiar..." (Read More:

Track List

A1 Glass
A2 Expensive Dog
A3 Flesh War
A4 Systematic Fuck
A5 Liberal Party

B1 Black Spring
B2 The Ferryman
B3 Hunter
B4 Safety Net

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