The music of Lithics isn't designed for comfort. And that is precisely what makes them the best band for this particular moment. Shrill, dissonant guitars jab at bass-propelled rhythms like aggravated wasps, while Hornor recites her abstract lyrics like she's casting a spell rather than singing. You can dance to
it, sure, but that just makes it harder to turn away from. And the more you listen, the deeper those shards of fractured noise dig into your skin.
(Matthew Singer, Williamette Week)
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