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Osbo: Demo cassette

Osbo: Demo cassette


Tags: · 20s · australia · hardcore · hcpmf · mosh · spo-default · spo-disabled
Vendor
self-released
Regular price
$5.00
Sale price
$5.00

Tough hardcore from Sydney, Australia.



Our take: Debut cassette from this hardcore band out of Sydney, Australia. While I associate Australia with poppier sounds these days, this is pure hardcore with a snotty, ranting vocalist and simple, driving rhythms. The sound is raw and live, and I love how primitive the playing and the recording are here… it gives Osbo a very old school feel, like you would discover them buried in the middle of a Mystic Records comp LP, investigate their discography further, and find that they have a bunch of cool tracks. The snottiness of the vocals might interest fans of the Crucifucks, and the closing track, “Time,” slows things down for a Flipper / No Trend-informed dirge. The j-card may be a little on the artsy side, but the music is raw and immediate hardcore punk.