Review of Blissard taken from the
Italian stoner-rock e-zine
STONED GODS, February 2000.
English. Review found at the stoned gods-site.
MOTORPSYCHO - Blissard
Stickman Records, 2000
Do you think that Motorpsycho sound strange? This is one of their strangest album, a
mix of alienate pop and heavy psychedelia, with noise incursions and good melodies. The
best track probably is the long psychedelic adventure of Sonic Teenage Guinevere, ten
minutes of sounds that start slowly with a cool riff that explodes in something
stronger and more rhythmic, with a relaxed dreaming end.
Very good are also some psychedelic ballads as Greener or Manmower, or the nervous
attack of Numbness, strange and aggressive but even melodic. There’s also space for
some instrumental experiments as Nathan Daniel’s tune, by Sten, dedicated to the
inventor of Danelectro and Silvertone guitars. In all the album you can find tons of
unusual instruments such as oscillator, teremin, echoplex, taurus, etc., and all
contributes to build an incredible wall of sounds that seems to be created in a galaxy
far away, or probably in a parallel universe... I don’t know.. ‘into the void we have