Fucked Up" Year Of The Ox" 12"
Just in time for the end of 2010, Merge Records will release FUCKED UP’s limited-edition 12-inch Year of the Ox on September 28. Recorded over 6 months by JON DREW at Giant Studios in Toronto, Year of the Ox is the band’s fourth record in the continuing 12 year cycle and adds to it’s evolving retinue of guest musicians. The patient and building Year of the Ox features NIKA ROSA DANILOVA of ZOLA JESUS for a guest vocal passage, and Toronto’s string quartet, NEW STRINGS OLD PUPPETS. The B-side “Solomon’s Song,” a gothic vampire love tribute to Twilight, features a 5-minute saxophone solo from AERIN FOGEL of TGE BITTERS. and heavy synthing from TRUST.