TRACK: Failure - "The Focus"

TRACK: Failure – “The Focus”

Full disclosure: Failure’s Fantastic Planet was one of my favorite albums in high school, so I went into this first listen with high expectations. I can’t say they’ve been met, but I’ll be damned if this doesn’t sound like 90’s Failure through-and-through. I’d almost guess it was a b-side from the era rather than a new track if I didn’t know better. The band has been on a reunion tour this year and may or may not be recording a new album. They did release a tour only EP with the exceptional “Come Crashing,” so here’s hoping there’s more new material in the works. In the meantime, here’s “The Focus”: