By Vasco Dega
One of the most exciting new bands on the London rock scene today, Blue Statue are exploring existence, trust and freedom with their new noise rock double A-side V.F. / So to speak, out now.
Opener, V.F. is a ferocious pounding garage-rock explosion that twists and turns, dissolving into awesome effervescent feedback chaos, whilst its partner in crime So to speak is dripping with intoxicating fuzzy melodic guitar lines and infectious hungover vocal refrains that get under the skin.
The band’s DIY video for V.F. sees them battle subconscious fear, symbolised by a silver veiled quarantined figure clutching an orange flower. The band eventually overcome the entity to set the petals free into a river…