We missed this when it first appeared. Our bad. Very excited to share that renowned magazine – The Big Takeover – gave the Rivener LP an excellent review.

“To wit, Rivener all but abandons any modicum of melody and conventional song structure, in favor of an improvised, instinctive approach and irregular, inharmonious arrangements. Aptly described in their bio as “shape-shifting explorations of no wave, noise, free jazz, and psych,” their abstruse compositions are leisurely and labyrinthine, alternating between meandering mood pieces and migraine-inducing, Metal Machine Music-like maelstroms.”

Read the full review here