Album Review: The Spirit of the Beehive – Hypnic Jerks

Maria Lubanovic, Copy Editor [Tiny Engines, 2018] Rating: 7/10 Key Tracks: “nail i couldn’t bite”, “poly swim”, “hypnic jerks” A hypnic jerk is a thing that happens as you are drifting off to sleep. Your body will jerk itself back awake for an unknown reason. It’s not really known why this happens, and trying to…

Album Review: The Spirit of the Beehive – pleasure suck

By Tanner Bidish, Staff Writer [Tiny Engines; 2017] Rating: 7/10 Key Tracks: “future looks bright (it’s blinding),” “big brain,” “twenty first road trip” Noisy and distorted with an obscured beauty, the latest record from The Spirit of the Beehive carries the feeling of high walks through the woods on sunny days; like there’s a fleeting, kind…