8 Oct 2018
Soundblab gives Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs – 'King of Cowards' a 9/10 review
The mighty Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs (Pigs x7) are back with their second album on the equally mighty Rocket Recordings. The well-connected and hard-working lads (label owners, backing musicians, several other bands) are joined on King of Cowards by the equally well-connected Chris Morley, ex-Gnod and Queer’d Science. As Iggy said, er….look out.
GNT starts with a few seconds of feedback before John-Michael Headley lays down a two-note bass riff that is periodically obliterated by the Now I Wanna Be Your Dog chords until the full band hit one of those lurching grooves that they are so good at. The superb Matt Baty then detonates a vocal. On the last album, he was somewhere between Lemmy and Ozzy, on King of Cowards there is a bit of Rollins too, showing that his voice is gaining even more power and authority. It’s a brutal, multi-part opener that rips into Trump...
Read the full review here: Soundblab