Still The Same Shape

from by Ramon Galvan

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This is the dawning of a new day
But every morning it's the same shape
It's still sick
It still stinks
You still think
You'll forget

To become animal
Toed and clawed
A hole in herd's first principle
I know you are

Parting your hair
You fall on cool dry grass
A thatch to match your winter's snare


from A Pearler, released June 21, 2015
Ramon Galvan: bulbul tarang, voice, thunda drum, mandola, omnichord, piano, electric guitar, kalimba, field recording, damaru, Audubon bird call
Nic Da Silva: bass guitar, thunda drum, additional percussion
Pierre Du Plessis: drums, additional electric guitar



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Ramon Galvan Cape Town, South Africa

Former Cape Town avant rock quartet Blackmilk frontman, Ramon Galvan has followed up his debut solo album Outer Tumbolia with A Pearler which sees him and his band navigate from bruised folk primitivism through to warmer cinematic sounds and spaces.

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