The past four years witnessed delay after delay with the follow up to ‘Channel Orange’ but finally, after livestreams of carpentry, a visual album and a whole lot of buzz, /r/FrankOcean became the happiest place in the world.
It delivers on the band’s knack for creating instrumentals that are steeped in distortion but dusted with elements of pop to keep things sweet and accessible.
Bang Bang sees the band discuss gun violence within an instrumental that harks back to old school Green Day, resulting in their gutsiest single in a long time.
...with track titles such as ‘Taco Tuesday’, ‘Period Pants’ and ‘Buttplug’ this EP could certainly be something we all need in our lives.
I suppose a good way to kick off Linear Notes is to talk about something that until this past weekend I never thought I’d do: start all over again. So this Linear Notes will answer a pretty simple question: Why?