John Maus’ Dispatches from the End Zone (Playing Sat. 1/27 at Slim’s with Holy Shit – SOLD OUT!)

The cryptic Midwesterner's first album in six years, Screen Memories, takes his baroque absurdism and applies it to lush synth-pop orchestration.

“Your pets are gonna die / Gonna die,” John Maus sings on “Pets,” one of the darker tracks on his darkest album to date, Screen Memories. Coming more than six years after 2011’s We Must Be the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves, it solves the Gordian knot that has plagued Maus since the mid-2000s beginning of his musical career: People don’t always know when and if he’s kidding.

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