Austerity-Anarcho Dance Party LP (2019)

Country: United Kingdom
Genre: Post Punk, Anarcho Punk
Label: Self-Released
Tracks: 12
Length: 36.25'

Austerity is a three piece band from Brighton, UK who formed in 2016.  Austerity play a punchy, discordant, and angular style of music that incorporates elements of post punk, anarcho punk, and indie rock within their sound.  Musically, Austerity cite XTC, Scritti Politti, Wire, Gang Of Four, and Fugazi as influences, which definitely shows up in the band's sound and style.  Since forming in 2016, Austerity have released a digital single titled Glass House in November of 2016, a digital single titled Wage Freeze in March of 2017, a digital single titled The City Is Dead in September of 2017, a digital single titled Rinse And Repeat in December of 2017, a digital single titled Occupation in April of 2018, a digital single titled Herded in July of 2018, a live at the BBC cassette in November of 2018, a demo cassette titled Humanity Won't Be Happy Til The Last Bureaucrat Is Hung With The Guts Of The Last Capitalist in August of 2018, and a digital single titled White Men in August of 2019.  Anarcho Dance Party is the band's debut LP, which was released on November 1st, 2019.  On Anarcho Dance Party, Austerity offer up twelve tracks of punchy, discordant, and angular post punk and anarcho punk.  Overall, Anarcho Dance Party makes for an awesome listen and definitely should not be missed.  Great stuff!  Enjoy!

Austerity on Bandcamp   

Listen Here

No comments: