It’s the songs, people. Holy Hell – Architects. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Release Date April 11, I very rarely sell cds. Calexico Garden Ruin Review Album.

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Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Negative Capability – Marianne Faithfull. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Be the Cowboy – Mitski. Though Joey Burns ‘ calexico garden ruin vocals help make Garden Ruin feel initially more hushed than it actually is, it becomes clear as the album unfolds that Calexico haven’t completely abandoned their flair for striking arrangements and drama.

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Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Elsewhere, while their trademark violins, trumpets and shuffling percussion do flit unobtrusively in and out of the mix throughout, the band’s variety of textures and moods has been significantly pared down in search of a more calexico garden ruin but ultimately less interesting sound. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Streams Videos All Posts.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. Another great effort by one of the best bands of today.


And, after years of being known — accurately or not — as the indie-mariachi band, Calexico may have felt boxed in by their very distinctiveness. The Bootleg Series, Vol. Top notch production, great drumming, catchy songs.

In fact, calexico garden ruin album has a sincere angry beauty that I had always hoped lay beneath all the haunting southwestern soundscapes and studio trickery.

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I can understand calexico garden ruin bands desire to change and evolve but the songs here are just boring. If you choose to use this review on your site please link back to this page. Find out more about page archiving. Find out more about our use of this data. Links Wikipedia article on Garden Ruin Reviews available at www. Its as if you’ve made the mistake of taking the Sam Beam road on your own and it wasn’t interesting even when you did it with Sam Beam.

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Garden Ruin is good, but there are a bazillion alt-country Coors rockers who could pull this off, and coming from an outfit with such a remarkable past body of work calexico garden ruin is a disappointment. Some Rap Songs – Earl Sweatshirt. You can add or edit information about Garden Ruin at musicbrainz. Calexico Garden Ruin Review Album.


Lots of different sounds on this record. At times, as on “Yours and Mine,” the ruib strays toward typical alt-country and ends up sounding overly restrained and mature. They don’t sound anything like The Go-Betweens, but they satisfy me the same way.

Release Date April 11, BBC Review Calexico have cast aside their familiar mariachi brass and pedal steel atmospherics in They’ve just channeled it in different directions.

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