Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Your Daily Lick: Astral

Sleepwalker (Vibraphone Records)

By Nate Seltenrich
Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 11:53 AM

On its second full-length and sixth overall, San Francisco shoegaze/post-punk outfit Astral declines to try anything new - both for better and for worse. There's honor in remaining static, but not much glory. Fans of the Cure, My Bloody Valentine, and Joy Division will be inclined to tune in and drop out.

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