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by Mako Sica

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Mako Sica combines dissonant, classical-influenced arrangements with wordless, mantra-like singing. 'Essence' is comprised of guitars, drums, trumpet, and at times extra percussion and electric thumb piano to produce songs in the vein of Amon Duul, Hex-era Earth and the out-there reaches of the Impulse Records catalog. The band uses a group-mind aesthetic and an uncanny dose of negative space that charms the listener to be a part of the music.


released October 30, 2012


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