Archive for the 'OMNI' Category

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

They’re back. Atlanta’s OMNI just released the first single from their upcoming 7″ on Chunklet. A modern-day paragon of the infinite possibilities, and rewards, of the post-punk form. OMNI :: Sunset Preacher Related: The Lagniappe Sessions: Omni cover Alice Cooper and The Boys Next Door

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Four decades since the dawn of seminal post-punk bands Wire, Television, Pylon, Social Climbers, B-52s and Devo, that stripped down, raw minimalism remains a vastly rich mine – with no group currently striking more gold than Atlanta’s OMNI, via their debut lp, Deluxe. Made up of Carnivores’ Philip Frobos and Billy Mitchell, with Frankie Broyles […]

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Lagniappe (la·gniappe) noun ˈlan-ˌyap,’ – 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. Next month sees the release of Deluxe, the debut lp from Atlanta’s Omni. As we mentioned in May, Omni is comprised of former members of Deerunter / Balkans (Frankie Broyles) and Carnivores […]

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

I’ve been waiting nearly a year for this record to come out – Omni’s debut lp, Deluxe. – and this track, “Wire”, was my initial introduction. Clocking in at just over three minutes, the track neatly encapsulates the best of late 70s / early 80s jittery post-punk, all without muddying the waters with unnecessary pastiche. Omni, […]