Seems like spending time recording the new album, Humbug, in the California desert with QOTSA Josh Homme produced a little psychedelic feel for the Arctic boys. Check out the below video of new song “Potion Approaching” and you may think modern Syd Barrett. However, not all the AM fans seem pleased … judging by comments left on music sites all over the internet, most want the new AM to sound like the old AM.
But a comment by a fan like 9Dino on YouTube put it best… a nice dose of reality:
why are people so obsessed with wanting band to do something ‘like’ their old stuff…does anyone else think it would get a bit boring? i love the newer stuff because its different