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What inspired you to first start making music? And how did you come to be in your current incarnation? Or if you prefer, a brief bio about you.

It feels like something we need to do. We all have our own reasons. We started out trying to make the most aggressive fucked up music possible. Now it’s more meditative I think. We’ve been playing together for about eight years now and things change a lot over a time span like that.

Provide us with some info about your latest release…

“Sleep Running” has been a passion project for us. We were working within repetitive and hypnotic patterns, hoping to cultivate a reflective state of mind for the listener. Individually, we have changed a lot over the years and I think that change is reflected in our music.

Which ones would you consider your main influences both music-wise & non-music-wise?

We all listen to different things. I’m not sure I could name a single artist that all four of us would list as an influence.

In what way does your sound differ from the rest genre-related artists/bands and why should we listen to your music? In other words, how would you describe your sound?

Baltimore City Paper called us the “weirdest band in Baltimore”.

Please name your 3 desert islands albums, movies & books…

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Do you prefer studio or performing live and why?

Both are good. Studio time is less familiar but more permanent.

Is there any funny-unique story you would like to share with us, always in relation to your music ‘career’?

Which track of your own would you point out as the most unique and why?

“Winter”- it’s got the deep horse voice and some saxophone.

Would you like to share with our readers your future plans?

Our third full length LP “Sleep Running” will be released on February 28th with 20/20 Records & Tapes (vinyl) and Crass Lips Records (cassette). We will be playing shows all down the east coast, came back fat as a rat, etc.

Free question!!! (Ask yourself a question) you wish to answer and haven’t been given the opportunity…

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