Chicago as a city has always wrestled with possibilities.
The city's underground scene is a dense array of freak sounds, moving from post-hardcore to post-rock, forever embracing new ideas.
Chicago trio FACS are key aspects of this, featuring former members of crucial group Disappears.
New album 'Lifelike' lands on March 29th, a work that utilises a minimalist framework while moving head-long into fresh pastures.
We're able to share mighty new composition 'Total History' and it's a colossal eight minute workout that veers into post-rock territory.
The shuddering rhythmic framework acts as an anchor, while the ruptured electronics careen from speaker to speaker.
Building to a dramatic finish, you can check out 'Total History' below.
Photo Credit: Zoran Orlic
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