Modes of Production
Bio: The Homesicks is a five-piece Post-Punk group, They sound like a mixture of New-York No-Wave, 'Madchester' second Summer-Of-Love and early eighties New-Romantics. The members of the band hold a double-bind musical viewpoint at the contemporary Neo-Post-Punk discourse as well as a non-nostalgic gaze at eighties-pop-music. As 'Humanities' and 'Art' scholars, their music follows a Neo-Marxist political agenda and Continental Thought, which are manifested in their musical style and lyrics as well as in their D.I.Y Modes of Production. 'The Homesicks' recently released it's highly-acclaimed debut album: 'Modes of Production'. In the last three years the band has been active in the local Tel Aviv alternative music scene and they are ready to hit the road. Press: Levontin 7 - Show review Noa Lavi - Tel Aviv magazine This could be the new european thrill - if we were only in London... ...It was a show full of great vibes and magic: The Homesicks have unified, solidified and ass-kicking sound as The Killers, yet doleful as BlondeRedhead... ...The place was packed while on stage played The Homesicks. With the front-persons Haim Cohen and Billy Levy (both plays guitar and vocals), who create a strong mixture of voices, sounds and a sarcastic remarks, for our enjoyment. Levy's uniqe voice (a combination of PJ Harvey and Karen O) and Cohen's powerful song-presentation, are backed by Gal Hermoni (synth), Omri Greenfield (bass) and Yoav Lahav (drums), who completes the picture...