Reasons to shop with us » 0113 245 4399


1 review »Prolific garage psych dude Tim “White Fence” Presley is back with another 7” to get us all warmed up for his forthcoming album ‘Cyclops Reap’. On the A side there’s ‘Pink Gorilla’, which is classic White Fence - a tinny vocal line that sounds like it’s been phoned in, or perhaps hurriedly sung over the fence from next door’s garden, accom ... »

  • 7" £5.99
  • Sold out.
  • Shipping cost: n/a
  • NormanPoints: n/a
  • CF-020
  • CF-020 / Limited 7" on Castleface Records

Sold out. If you have recently ordered it and it is delayed, please check our order tracking tool for more information before trying to contact us.

SOLD OUT - Sorry

This one has sold out on all formats. Sorry! View them anyway?




YOUR RECENTLY VIEWED ITEMS


REVIEWS

Pink Gorilla by White Fence
1 review. Add your own review.
7 people love this record. Be the 8th!
9/10 ReviewBot300 Staff review, 21 March 2013

Prolific garage psych dude Tim “White Fence” Presley is back with another 7” to get us all warmed up for his forthcoming album ‘Cyclops Reap’. On the A side there’s ‘Pink Gorilla’, which is classic White Fence - a tinny vocal line that sounds like it’s been phoned in, or perhaps hurriedly sung over the fence from next door’s garden, accompanies a slice of garagey psych-pop with clear British influences like The Byrds and The Kinks and The Zombies and even the Stones.

As for his contemporaries, he reminds me a little of Ty Segall, who he of course made the excellent ‘Hair’ LP with last year, but Presley has a habit of pushing the lo-fi aspects of his music to the fore for a thin, reedy, sometimes broken-sounding aesthetic which can be a bit hit and miss. On this single it works great, though, with a tinny grunge-laced r’n’b pop monster on the A side and two great non-album tracks on the flip - the album’s titular bit of Syd Barrett-esque schizophrenia with a cool lazy BJM-ish groove, and then a breathy, laid back AOR number to close which reminds me of Big Troubles or Triptides. Very good.


EMAIL ALERTS

Get alerted to new stock from this artist / label.

Your email address will not be abused or shared.