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Fragrant World

Yeasayer

Fragrant World

LabelMute
VertriebGoodToGo
VÖ-Datum17.8.2012

Die Welt der Musik in ihrer Gesamtheit zu erfassen und zugleich handhabbar zu machen, für Phasen von drei bis vier Minuten. Yeasayer machte den Eindruck, als versuchte die Band Audio-Global-Playing in ihre frühen Stücke packen zu wollen. Übervoll prall gefüllt waren diese Konstruktionen – gerade des ersten Albums. Geschaffen für Entdeckungsreisen, immer wieder ungehörte Elemente offenbarend.

Mittlerweile aber wird ein anderer Weg verfolgt. Zuvor blieb wenig ausgeschlossen, jetzt wird das Material zielgerichtet konzentriert. Die Songs sind somit viel stringenter, das muss so sein. Einzelne Ideen bestimmen die Gestalt von Strophen, Refrains und kurzen bis mittellangen instrumentalen Passagen – Henrietta. Noch immer darf es Flirren und Surren, Wabern und Zirpen. Doch der Fokus bleibt auf kompakte Songs gerichtet. Deswegen sind diese neuen Yeasayer-Songs tatsächlich in den synthetisierenden Achtzigern angekommen – mag dies eine Zwischenstation sein oder eine dauerhafte Ankunft markieren. Wenn all die früheren Störungen und Umwege, das Durcheinander und die Ungereimtheiten komplett entfallen oder nur noch unterschwellig mitgestalten, dann tönt Fragrant World nach den großen Momenten der Jahrgänge 1983 bis 1985, etwa von Nik Kershaw und Tears For Fears – aber auch Anklänge an viele andere und vor allem gesangliche Anlehnungen an die Housemartins, Longevity, oder Depeche Mode, Damaged Goods. Leicht modernisiert um Dance-Pop-Anteile – massive Bassdrum, knurrender Synth-Bass.

Gerade das gesanglich schon zuvor etablierte Wehklagen und gekünstelte Wimmern machen in diesem Rahmen noch mehr Sinn. Denn der Nährboden des Pop ist ja auch das Begehren, basierend auf ausformulierten oder vage benannten respektive beschriebenen Mangelerscheinungen, unerfüllten Bedürfnissen. Hier trumpft Fragrant World mächtig mittelprächtig auf.

Richtig gelungen ist aber ein Lied, welches als Schreckgespenst des urspünglichen HC-Punk durchgehen dürfte. Allein die im Chorus besungene Vorstellung sollte Jello Biafra den Angstschweiß auf die Stirn treiben: Reagans Skelett, rotäugig, marschiert im Mondlicht auf uns zu. Damit nicht genug, die Singstimme kommt nun auch noch geradlinig daher. Der etwas andere Hit ist mit Reagan's Skeleton, einem tatsächlich komplett großartigen Lied, gelandet. Hier sind auch die Neunziger und ihr Dance-Pop prägend – natürlich im intensiven Austausch mit der vorherigen, das gesamte Album bestimmenden Dekade. Allein die Gesangsmelodie kupfert ganz deutlich bei The Beloved und ihrem einzigen großen Wurf ab: Sweet Harmony. Das ist fast unverschämt. Aber wenn es doch halt derart gut funktioniert.

Tracklist:
  1. Fingers Never Bleed
  2. Longevity
  3. Blue Paper
  4. Henrietta
  5. Devil And The Deed
  6. No Bones
  7. Reagan's Skeleton
  8. Demon Road
  9. Damaged Goods
  10. Folk Hero Shtick
  11. Glass Of The Microscope
Highlights:

Reagan's Skeleton, Longevity, Damaged Goods

Unsere Bewertung:
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