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Into The Mouths Of Hungry Giants

by The Barons Of Tang

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Jade Starr
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Jade Starr Dynamic, Eclectic and no matter what The mood this album makes life seem shinier than before it blesses my ears! Favorite track: Three Piece Lawsuit.
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Isabelle Greatest folk punk band I've ever come accross. They absolutely killed it, adding some novelty to what is often a quite boring and oversimplified music genre. I wish they had done other albums after this masterpiece. That's just too bad.
Merijn Kooijman
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Merijn Kooijman Swingy with an always present tension. Very melodic and switching from happy to somewhat creeping. Nice. Favorite track: Octopus.
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Yanir Way cleaner than their live shows. A wonderful album by a great band. Favorite track: Dogs Of Rotterdam.
Keith Kasyan
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Keith Kasyan A stunning first full album. More accessible than the gypsy-punk-noise of their earlier EP, but still hard edged and original. You will never hear clarinet and tenor sax rock harder. Favorite track: Dogs Of Rotterdam.
Tom Doe
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Tom Doe I just love every part of it. Keep up with this immortally great music! :) And by the way please send me the lyrics.
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Into the Mouths of Hungry Giants is the culmination of 6 years of travel, triumph and tribulation. The first full length album release from Australian band the Barons of Tang, it is document in experimental world music. Beautiful and brutal, it is skilful and chaotic all the while following a sonic theme that’s hard to put your finger on. True, the Barons have developed a signature sound over the years but this is the album where their full dynamics become apparent. The 7 piece outfit has an arsenal of Instruments at their disposal on this record, including accordion, banjo, bass and contra-bass clarinet, trombone and double bass.

The record reflects on the world-wide travel the band has enjoyed but also the tyranny of distance and loss. It reflects the tiny tragedies faced by traveling artists: Break ins, Break ups, break outs and break downs. Deaths and gifts wrapping, tolls and tuberculosis and maybe no ones listening or maybe you have the whole world on the edge of its seat . These are their stories, told in old and new conventions, music from the past for the future. We move through sound and light, and fall into the mouths of hungry giants.


released September 20, 2013

Julian Cue: Double & Electric Bass / Vocals
Annie Pfeiffer: Percussion / Banjo / Vocals
Carlos Parraga: Accordion
Jules Brunton: Electric & Acoustic Guitars
Aviva Endean: Bb, Bass & Contrabass Clarinets
Anna Joy Gordon: Alto & Baritone Saxophone / Trombone
Sean Wyers: Drums

Recorded and mixed by Matt Voigt at Sing Sing Recording Studios Melbourne, Australia mattvoigtproductions.wordpress.com
Mastered by Steve Smart at Studios 301 Sydney, Australia www.studios301.com
Artwork and layout by Sean Wyers reverbia.blogspot.com


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The Barons Of Tang Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne, Australian based Post World Core punk band The Barons Of Tang tour all over the globe with nothing but a dream to carry them and a collective bruise to keep them warm. They write music that is both obscure and eternal with themes written for the underdogs of society. Mixing Gypsy and punk feels with whatever’s lying around the kitchen The Barons are making waves in the duck pond. ... more

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