Review - The Four Walls

Artist: Languis

The Four Walls
Label: Plug Research
Media: CD
Format: Album
WorkNameSort: The Four Walls

The City of Angels has a serious sweet tooth, chewing on Dntel like bublegum, but savoring Languis for dessert. Languis' previous work unexpectedly merged minimal techno, post-rock and new wave into one disfigured package. However, this debut on the Plug Research label speaks indie-pop's well-trodden dialectics. Languis has grown out of their laptops into a full band using new wave as a starting point instead of simply re-enacting '80s posh tunes. The distant music of New Order is churned into elegantly understated songs, and Languis emerges way ahead of the electro-revival movement.


We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.