released June 29, 2010
On February 26, 2012, Grainger announced on his Twitter account that Bad Tits had changed their name to DESERTS. Deserts is Sebastien Grainger, of DEATH FROM ABOVE, and Joshua Reichmann, formerly of TANGIERS.
“Sebastien Grainger and Josh Reichmann delve deeper into the garage-y post-punk inclinations of their former projects, and experiment a bit more with electronics” – XLR8R
“Fusing their past noisy sex metal sounds into a new proggy / krouty / synthy / garage storm” – DAZED
“perfected the formula for ichiban most happening soiree, and pretty much spell-it-out for all y’all” – MY OLD KENTUCKY BLOG
“Sebastien Grainger is back with a vengeance. Instead of doing a DFA 1979 Part Deux, the two have teamed up to make an EP that plays as if Evangelis had teamed up w/Health.” – CAUSE = TIME
“A propulsive bit of strangeness that sounds like Philip Glass mashed into Bronski Beat mashed into David Bowie. From Garbage Night 7″ EP on sexy new Hand Drawn Dracula label.” – THE STAR
“Sebastien Grainger (Death From Above 1979) and Josh Reichmann (Tangiers) create greasy, industrial disco, drizzled with danceable beats and carried by Grainger’s soulful howl and Reichmann’s rock-and-roll jangle.” – THE STAR
“[Deserts] have a lot going for them; a great label that lets them record whatever they want, a pedigree of awesomeness and probably most importantly to herohill, a love for The Warriors.” – HEROHILL
“a synth heavy, dirty, sweaty, bleeping, garagey beast of a record” – THE LINE OF BEST FIT
“Sebastien Grainger new band – set to make its own mark” – CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND
“On their first EP, Bad Tits have crafted a sound that’s at once familiar and fresh” – EXCLAIM!
Josh Reichmann & Sebastian Grainger / Death From Above 1979.
Photography by Eva Michon. Package design & artwork by Sebastien Grainger.