Man Man - Six Demon Bag
man man could be dismissed as a gimmick (they wear all white during shows, and most have moustaches--glor...more
tom waits, frank zappa, captain beefheart. there, i've namechecked the required sonic titans this philly band gets compared to endlessly. not that it's misleading, it's just a little grating. man man could be dismissed as a gimmick (they wear all white during shows, and most have moustaches--glorious ones) or drug-addled waits/beefheart/zappa analingus, but for certain people (me included), the music hits a soft spot in the soul that can make any day better. maybe it's the shouting. anyway, this album sounds like a group of carnies drinking/drunk after a hard day of ripping off rubes and hicks at the ring toss. recommended for gogol bordello fans, too.