'The Oxford Farm Report are enthusiastically brash and savage in their approach. Their prog rock/post-punk/no wave slip is showing (that means they may very well be wearing three slips at once). With angular, shuddering stops, starts, and an exuberant willingness to apparently change their minds about what song they are playing when they are playing it collectively as a streamlined band is not an easy collection of contradictions to manage at the same time. That could be genius if you go by F. Scott Fitzgerald's definition, or it could be genus, or it could be Genesis, either with or without Phil Collins and/or with or without the gods (if you're properly translating). ' -the lexington project.