Tag: Thrill Jockey


“The one song I’ve listened to more than any other in the past year has been “Sloth”, by Fairport Convention, from their 1970 album “Full House”. I slept on this record for a while as it was their first without Sandy Denny, who I love, so I figured it wouldn’t be my cup of tea. But “Sloth” is so killer!”

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HOUSE & LAND – Song For Ewe

“I love the sunny feel of this song, threaded with mundane observations that suggest a slow pace and attention to life moment-by-moment. I love the unique use of cymbals and heavenly guitar tones – contrasted with tropey 60s structure and harmony vocals. It just makes me feel good!”

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Elena Setién – Song For Ewe

“Singing in Spanish is really difficult I think- being Spanish myself, I find it hard to use the language in a musical way and there are few singers that move me in this language: Argentinians Carlos Gardel and Atahualpa Yupanqui and Mexican-American Lhasa De Sela are amongst them.”

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E – Lucky 7

“Twin-Tower guitars are connected by tight ropes and the listener is left swaying with only the pounding drumbeat to steady them as Jason Sanford detonates sub-sonic depth charges with his self fashioned “stompbox”.”

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