Swans’ 12th album is a cacophonous vault into the sublime. Yet for all its Wagnerian bombast, for all its incredible power, The Seer is a nuanced work, with contributions from Low’s Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker, Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Karen O, and many more.
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This record has taken over my life. I wrote some words about it and didn’t nearly say everything I could have. It’s definitely a record in process.