Lucy And Gods Wisdom’s On Thin Ice Is Perfect Winter Music For Weirdos

Listen to the Western Mass duo’s new collaborative EP, featuring a freaky-good Christmas song.

December 21, 2016

One of my favorite songs of 2016 was "Beep Beep," a sluggish, semi-psychotic, road-trip jam by Massachusetts pals Gods Wisdom and Lucy. The song was from a five-track project called On Thin Ice, which they've described as "Elliott Smith meets dub" but is actually notably stranger than that description implies. The EP, debuting below, is a dissociative union of the pair's individual geniuses: Gods Wisdom's phlegmy, sometimes-wordless growls collide with Lucy's angelic stoner melodies. There's even a screamo-indebted Christmas song on here, which I fully intend on using to freak out my parents during our infamously stressful annual car ride to my aunt and uncle's on Christmas Eve.

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Listen to the EP below, which the duo called "the soundtrack to your holiday in Massachusetts and all over the globe," in an email. There's a video for the title track above, too — directed by Dominic Poropat. For more, read about the boys' creative small-town existence here.

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