Gorky's Zygotic Mynci

Let's Get Together (In Our Minds)

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The second and final single from Gorky 5, "Let's Get Together (In Our Minds)" was also the band's farewell to life on Fontana, but a reasonable way to go regardless. Moving on to the other songs, "Hwiangerdd Mair" is another typical (but typically enjoyable) piano/acoustic guitar/violin-led Gorky's song, an almost waltz-time little number that's perfectly fine in a softly understated way. The second B-side, "Billy and the Sugarloaf Mountain," is one of Gorky's' best treats, another exploration in country music styles that has what sounds like Lawrence fully trying a classic drawl, trumping the couple of lines done on Ambler Gambler's "Heart of Kentucky" in that fashion. That the lyrics are all about smoking pot as much as classic tropes of sheriffs and jail escapes seems perfectly in keeping with the Gorky's vision of the universe; it's definitely one of the band's hidden treasures.