Latest split 7" from the Come Play With Me Singles Series.
The Faux Pas side is a ferociously menacing tale of obsession in the pursuit of perfection. It shows the band off at their pulsating and enticing best with aching, intimate verses which build before giving way to a huge, destructive chorus. It showcases the perfect light and dark every good song should have, hitting with rawness while also offering security and warmth for those in need. It’s a real coming of age moment for the band, showing maturity in both the music and lyrics.
Despite the initial beauty and upbeat nature of Uncle Buzzard’s new single Big Cat, it soon becomes apparent that the psych-pop 5-piece have heavier subjects they’re playing with, simmering just under the surface. At first listen this could be easily missed but the delivery and depth of the lyrics on show are a clear signal that Uncle Buzzard are more than the sum of their parts.