Patagonian Ratsgave genre-hating, self-satisfied reviewers a ride on the math-rock-appreciation bandwagon, even though fans were disappointed. Still, the first leak off X’ed Out satisfyingly boasts King Crimsony riffage with “slimey, smelly” undertones as Reinhart searches for his “wave.”
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.