Concert preview: Fever the Ghost craft hallucinatory tunes on the trippy Crab in Honey EP

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From the February 27, 2014 edition

Even the arty Los Angeles crew’s name hints at some kind of giddy, fever-induced hallucination, so it shouldn’t surprise that the music on the Crab in Honey EP falls on the more psychedelic end of the musical spectrum.

The five-track effort packs in an assortment of trippy tunes awash in Technicolor synths, squiggly guitar and singer Casper Andrizzo’s vision quest lyrics, which are every bit as out-there as song titles like “A Parliament of Owls Determine the Fates of Greater Men No Less Than 5 Stories Above Us in a Dream” suggest.

Want to take a trip without the aid of any mind-altering substances? Here’s your chance.