How much mileage can you get out of three chords and a couple of low toms? In the case of Eamon Harkin and Steve "OneAuff" Raney, quite a lot. "Workin' & Steamin'," the lead track off the duo's second EP for Throne Of Blood, is the very picture of simplicity, with a pattering drum machine groove thr..
i'm somewhat biased but really this is a special record. i think phil nailed what makes each track so impressive-a small array of elements deftly combined to keep a steady, pumping groove over a 8+ minute runtime. all about those interstitial tensions.
and really, you can't understate the quality of sound design + mixing on this record.
consider this a foretaste for steve raney (oneauff) + eamon harkin singles forthcoming on throne of blood. both are corkers in their own right.