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Riff: Postmadonna – “Whose Absinthe is This?”

Mar 20, 2013

Sensum slowly slicing your eye/I can’t remember a place where sense of self resides

from Whose Absinthe is This lyrics by Postmadonna

Seattle underdogs Postmadonna lose their “sense of self,” due to the terrible dog-eat-dog things men do to each other – all with uber catchy gang vocals and surprisingly musical shred. It’s the best “math-rock” released in the last couple years, and will satisfy your pop tastebuds, too; [LISTEN].

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

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