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It takes a certain kind of courage to release a six-and-a-half-minute opus as the first single from a new album. This is the kind of hubris usually reserved for Oasis and, er, Death Cab for Cutie. Still, there’s nothing bloated about Women‘s “Eyesore,” a twisty prog rocker with lots of starts and stops and chiming arpeggios. Fans of Women’s awesome self-titled album from 2008 will be pleased to note that the song has the same lo-fi crackle as the debut.

“Eyesore” is the final track on Public Strain, due out on September 28 via Flemish Eye/Jagjaguwar.

MP3: “Eyesore”
 
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  1. fin2limb
    Posted July 9, 2010 at 9:09 pm | Permalink

    Eyesore is great.. I’m hoping the rest of the new album lives up to their debut.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aod3j0h9yds

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  1. By Searching for a fatal flaw on September 30, 2010 at 2:37 pm

    [...] as “Flashlights.” Instead, the album favours drones and hazy slow-burners. I’ve already posted the rocking “Eyesore.” Here’s “Narrow with the Hall,” which is a [...]

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