Philadelphia’s Nick Kulp first got our attention leading the spectral punk band Far Out Fangtooth, and briefly joined the ranks of Creepoid before launching his newest project about a year and a half ago. Lunacy resides in the delicate-yet-unsettling zone of atmospheric synthesizer beauty and a distant dissonany menace; think of it as having one leg in industrial, one leg in ambient. The band’s DISPOSITION EP just came out yesterday on Mental Healing tapes — grab yourself a copy over at Bandcamp — and just released a music video for “Conjure,” which you can watch below. It mixes graceful theatrical clips with occult imagery in a surreal haze. Lunacy plays a release party tonight at Kung Fu Necktie upstairs; get tickets and more information on the show at the XPN Concert Calendar.
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