Album Review: Spook The Horses - Rainmaker

Album Review: Spook The Horses - Rainmaker

Tuesday 24th February, 2015 10:01AM

Rainmaker is the sophomore album from Wellington post-hardcore outfit Spook the Horses, and it marks a monumental step forward in their sound. The band has matured considerably since their debut Brighter, developing a more dynamic and stripped-back approach to the technically challenging genre. Itís heavy, but uplifting Ė dark, but intriguing. It fills the room with a wall of sound thatís enthralling at moments and heartstring jerking at others. The atmospheric build-ups to dense percussive riffs are plentiful but in no way overdone. Each song is aptly varied, making the complete undertaking of the album a satisfyingly turbulent ride...

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