The Wild Stares “Obsidian”

Formed in 1979, The Wild Stares are preparing to release their fourth studio album, Automatic Writing Machine; it will be their first since 1992’s Land Of Beauty Los Angeles 1989. The album’s lead single is “Obsidian.” With a wall-of-guitar sound and gravelly yelled vocals, the song is reminiscent of college rock forefathers like Husker Du and Mission of Burma.