In early 2017, modern art rock outfit FACS rose from the ashes of Chicago band Disappears. Joined by Cat Power’s Alianna Kalaba, FACS use minimalism and space to constitute a darker and more brutalist take on post-punk. Through open, mechanical drum patterns, indistinctive guitar parts and pounding basslines, FACS sound unnervingly confrontational, industrial and ready to attack. Or, from a review of their recently released LP ‘Negative Houses’: “It leaves a real sense of claustrophobia that resonates for days”.
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