Russian Baths

Ominous percussion and heavy distortion are central themes for Russian Baths‘ latest EP. The New York quartet recently signed with the pivotal local label Good Eye Records and arrived with an entirely new playbook. Opening strong with “Slenderman”, an allusion to the internet’s creepypasta myth, assured drums carry us into an ethereal landscape of ghostly vocals. We’re taken back to the “Poolhouse” brings things down a notch, though the message of coherent noise remains clear. Check it out below.