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Music Reviews

Screaming Females - Castle Talk
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Castle Talk
Don Giovanni
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross - The Social Network [Original Soundtrack]
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The Social Network [Original Soundtrack]
The Null Corporation
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest
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Halcyon Digest
4AD
No Age - Everything in Between
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Everything in Between
Sub Pop
Robyn - Body Talk Pt. 1/ Body Talk Pt. 2
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Body Talk Pt. 1/ Body Talk Pt. 2
Konichiwa
The Walkmen - Lisbon
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Lisbon
Fat Possum
Calibos
Calibos
Arlingtone Records

Rating: NR/10 ?


October 1, 2004
Fast and slow, fast and slow. Building it up and taking it down. Guitars, drums and bass. Some soft vocals. Effects. Repetition. The band name reminds one of Latin music, although the music is not Latin at all. Maybe it's Robert Smith. Its definitely a serious matter. Bananas. Gumbo. Quality production. Good blending and emotion. Au gratin. Dee dee's and daa daa's. They jam and rock and sometimes sing. Many fade outs. Dictionaries. I probably wouldn't want to play it really loud, but rather pretty quiet. Orange peoke. It rocks, but not in a terribly interesting way. Instrumental is fun, sometimes. Blistex, puss and mustard too.

Reviewed by Kiki


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