Reverend Raul Antony provides commentary on “Boys’ Academy”, the new single from STRAIGHT PANIC’s upcoming Religious Liberty Task Force cassette.
Thomas Boettner conjures the iconoclastic anti-religious power electronics of classics such as The Grey Wolves‘ Catholic Priests Fuck Children and Con-Dom‘s All In Good Faith. ‘Boys’ Academy’ displays a more focused and mature sound from 2017 album The Satanic Verses, opening with Baptist Pastor Sean Harris’ godly anti-gay diatribe over emotionally looped and distorted pads, devoured by vintage flanged vocals and oscillated synth feedback. Throwback is the new black, so with the return of Reagan-era Christian moral hypocrisy in the political spotlight, it’s timely that we have a poignant response in the most brutal and personal form.
Listen to the full track at Heathen Harvest (WARNING: Graphic audio and visuals).
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