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    Willy Vanilla – “American Neck”

    Willy Vanilla – “American Neck” By Jay Armstrong Willy Vanilla’s American Neck is lighthearted as hell. If only talent were allowed to speak in a space devoid of ego-maniacal ambitions more often. Every song has its own spine, its own strut. These guys aren’t trying to force an angle or end result. They don’t fall in the boring Black Angels rut of being one-sided or even yaaawwwwnnn worse psychedelic. There’s no concern of protecting their pretension, there’s no wall being built song by song to define their cool. Precisely this is what makes the album great. The time other bands spend selling you something, these dudes spend splitting beers and…