DUBLIN dance act Twinkranes describe themselves as "a psychedelic power trio specializing in zone-out progressive pop musik". And who am I to argue? For the imaginatively-titled Spektrumtheatresnakes is made up of seven prog-rock-meets-dance freakouts that are summed up by that perfectly. The collection is much along the same lines as Beak>'s recent Beak>, with a little more oomph but the same lack of direction. This is music you can easily lose yourself in - it just sounds a bit like Anto, aka Blonde Fox, Rooster, and Ray, aka Auburn Spinner, may have done so themselves.
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