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Loma Baja stream their debut album »Piscinas Verticales«, out today via Spinda Records, Lay Bare Recordings, Clostridium Records and Echodelick Records

Madrid, Spain based experimental/krautrock/post-everything quartet Loma Baja will release their debut album »Piscinas Verticales« today, May 26th, 2023 via Spinda Records, Lay Bare Recordings, Clostridium Records and Echodelick Records.

01. V70
02. La Emboscada
03. Canción de Manuel
04. Crónica Negra
05. Invocación
06. Boda Final / Velorio
07. Hierros Viejos

Courtesy of Spinda Records:

There are times when musicians with a long history behind them need to write music without restricting themselves, for the simple fact of letting what they have inside flow, forgetting their past and who they are. The idea of ​​going back to basics and playing around with automatic writing can always lead you into unfamiliar territory.

That is precisely what Pacomoto (G.A.S. Drummers), Jorge García (Adrift, El Páramo), Víctor Teixeira (Giganto, Another Kind Of Dead) and Raúl Lorenzo (Sou Edipo) must have thought when they decided to lock themselves in the rehearsal room at some point in 2020 and start writing songs without any preconceived idea, except to experiment.

The result of those two years of experimentation by Loma Baja is »Piscinas Verticales«, an album whose concept goes around the idea of ​​the spontaneous and surreal, as if it were the soundtrack of your worst nightmare. Their sound goes beyond music genres -it’s post-everything-, although you can see some similarities with bands like Beak, Portishead, Fugazi, True Widow or Liars.

Photo by Anna Peletero

After releasing the first single »Boda Final / Velorio« on 26th April, Loma Baja puts out »La Emboscada« as second single on 12th May, just two weeks before their debut album is available.

»Piscinas Verticales« was recorded live in the Summer of 2022 at Metropol Studios (SP) by Rafa Camisón; then mixed at Estudio 79 (SP) by Rafa Camisón; and mastered at Ultramarinos Costa Brava (SP) by Víctor García.

The album is coming out on 26th May 2023 through the collaboration between indie labels Spinda Records (SP), Lay Bare Recordings (NL), Clostridium Records (GE) and Echodelick Records (US). Album pre-order available at label sites from 21st April.

Released in:
• 200x Standard Black Vinyl
• 200x Electric Blue Vinyl
• Digital / Streaming

Loma Baja are:
Víctor Teixeira – Guitars
Pacomoto – Bass, Keyboard, Vocals
Jorge García – Synths, Samplers, Guitars, Vocals
Raúl Lorenzo – Drums

Bojan Bidovc // music enthusiast, promoter, misanthrop and sometimes a journalist as well

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