Release , corresponding to the Cali penal code stating that Prostitution is against the law. These recordings conjure the early feral spirit of the band devouring the sophisticated sound of the later years and coughing up a motherfucking hairball of sound.
For them, a touchdown was best achieved in reverse, via counter-intelligent means. Audio Mixer: Nadav Eisenman. Even though many of the great indie bands of the '80s and '90s eventually got back together in the s and s, a Royal Trux reunion seemed impossible -- until it wasn't.
Offsetting the fact that this reunion is slightly miraculous is the fact that after almost two decades away, Royal Trux haven't lost any of their perversity. When most groups would kick the set list of their long-awaited comeback into high gear, this band serves up "Red Tiger," a murky, hypnotic single that sends the show into a wormhole. The band gives equal time to its warped rock and witchy swirl: "Sometimes" combines the two, while a blazing version of the Veterans of Disorder standout "Waterpark" brings the noise they toned down on their later albums roaring back to the surface and Twin Infinitives' "Ice Cream" closes the album on a thoroughly disorienting note.
Throughout the set, Royal Trux remain anti-rock stars with more charisma than stadium-filling acts. Royal Trux. Add to Cart. How to Order. International Shipping. Return Policy. Mostly because it was mostly all true. Subsequently, a generation of females looked to Herrema for inspiration, emulation and commodification.
Their abrupt and lengthy absence came to a close in when they reformed for a string of shows. They signed to veritable Mississippi-based indie Fat Possum earlier this year. No concerted effort to force anything forward or to create something with an eye on the past.
Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts.Royal Trux's eponymous debut album is a virtually unlistenable collage of primitive guitar chords, clattering production, howled vocals and sheer white noise. Occasionally, the music showed signs of actual song structure, as well as shards of Stonesy blues, but it generally sounded like an abrasive, self-conscious deconstruction of classic rock.