Childish Prodigy - Kurt Vile
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  1. Hunchback
  2. Dead Ali Ve
  3. Overnite Religion
  4. Freak Train
  5. Blackberry Song
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  1. Hunchback
  2. Dead Ali Ve
  3. Overnite Religion
  4. Freak Train
  5. Blackberry Song
  6. Monkey
  7. Heart Attack
  8. Amplifier
  9. Inside Lookin Out
  10. #
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Don't judge a book by its cover. Kurt Vile's long-haired hippie appearance may suggest West Coast roots -- even though he's actually a Philadelphian -- but his sound comes straight out of the underbelly of the Big Apple. With a slack-singing style reminiscent of Lou Reed or Alan Vega, and his vocals doused in slap-back reverb, the songs on Childish Prodigy shift between gritty numbers driven by guitar fuzz and steady ballads backed by one-key baritone drones. If this sounds a bit derivative of the Velvets, well, it is and ...

Childish Prodigy 2009, Matador

UPC: 744861088721

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