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Review – Frankincense – Barbara EP


By LC Flowers

With calibrated ferocity, Frankincense’s Barbara EP captures the the angst that made the Seattle grunge scene of the late eighties so unique. But it’d be unfair to slap this EP with a brand or label so unhesitatingly since it too explores elements of noise rock and psychedelic. The more subdued moments are reserved for the last track of the compilation, where the vocalist finds herself ending on an introspective note. Continue reading