Album Review: King Gizzard 'Murder of the Universe'

Updated: Nov 2, 2018

"'King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are fixated on a destructive path towards warping the space-time continuum  with their latest album 'Murder of The Universe.' Formed in 2010 out of Melbourne, Australia, this quirky septet has already validated themselves as a prolific band with nine albums already to their name. It is quite difficult to pinpoint the essence of King Gizzard due to their eclectic styles and forward thinking mindset. They perilously blend elements of garage, punk and psychedelic rock into tense arrangements of disarrayed jams and blistering melodies. Rough around the edges, King Gizzard places a stamp on their muddy demeanor with 'Murder of The Universe,' a volatile psych-rock symphony devised from the cosmos..."