"Few bands are able to weave a story in such a cohesive and cinematic way."
"A stunning release. Beautiful instrumental post-rock. Incredibly constructed and well thought out. This is one of the best releases of '09.
-Rate Your Music
‘...a phenomenal, progressive drop into oblivion’
Originally released in 2009, "Our Lines Are Down" is hazards of swimming naked's debut album. It comprises 10 tracks, available on CD, or as a digital download in your choice of format.
The CD version comes in a wrap-sealed, high quality slim line wallet with original artwork by the group's guitarist Adrian Diery.
Includes unlimited streaming of our lines are down via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
take great joy – CD bundle
take great joy – Limited edition 12" vinyl
take great joy – CD gatefold
NEW Octopus t-shirt
"hazards of swimming naked" 2016 era shirt
Our lines are down t-shirt
Pine tree t-shirt
"Cyclone" 2014 era shirt (Now discontinued!)
hazards of swimming naked Brisbane, Australia
Hazards of swimming naked are a Brisbane based 5 piece instrumental band originating from Queensland's tropical far north. The humidity and vibrancy of that region permeates their music and culminates in a sound which shares all the cinematic grandeur of artists such as Mogwai, godspeed you black emperor and Mono.
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