Sister Faith (Temporary Residence)

Chaotic Platters


Sister Faith (Temporary Residence)

Doomy trappings disappear out of this Kentucky trio's barn for fourth LP Sister Faith. Metallic hardcore still gallops in short, sharp, steely blasts on a pair of two-minute openers, but Nineties grunge-dripping Seaweed now coats Ryan Patterson's punk heroes. More extreme exhales the five-minute push/pull of "Love Under Will," with its Joy Division bassline and siren riff relieving the pummel that segues into the BÖC-like best chorus of "Under the Blood of the Moon" and taut, insistent "Used Blood," a pulse-quickener gnashing akin to the Foo Fighters' redline debut. Freight yard guitars, "Black Magic Punks," and room to breathe – Coliseum expands. (Sat., 12:45am, Mohawk)


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