Attention fans of Kayo Dot, maudlin of the Well, Time of Orchids, King Crimson, Magma, Steve Hackett, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Mr. Bungle!!



Yes, that's a long and varied list, but it takes that many comparisons to cover all the ground in the excellent "Argument with Eagerness", the debut album from French Prog masters Nooumena.

To get an idea of just how awesome this album is, you can stream it in its entirety here:
http://nooumena.bandcamp.com/album/a...with-eagerness

Here are a handful of reviews:

LURKERS PATH - http://www.lurkerspath.com/2011/10/2...ith-eagerness/

Drop D - http://www.drop-d.ie/nooumena-argume...agerness/21708

Drowned in Sound - http://drownedinsound.com/community/.../music/4309496


Last but not least, you can preorder this excellent piece of work right now for only $8 from the Antithetic store:
http://antitheticrecords.storenvy.co...h-eagerness-cd