Lusitania - Fairweather
Track Listing
  1. Derivative Opener
  2. Lusitania
  3. Letter of Intent
  4. The Treachery of Images
  5. I Dread the Time When Your Mouth Begins to Call Me Hunter
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  1. Derivative Opener
  2. Lusitania
  3. Letter of Intent
  4. The Treachery of Images
  5. I Dread the Time When Your Mouth Begins to Call Me Hunter
  6. Silent Jury
  7. Mercer Island
  8. Slow to Standing
  9. 1195
  10. Concrete Atlas
  11. Burn Bridges Keep Warm
  12. Alaska]
  13. The Culling Song
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Several factors act together to lower expectations for this band. For one thing, the press materials boast of the music's "relevance" (uh oh) and characterize Fairweather's sound as "immensely organic." Then there's the title of the album's opening track: "Derivative Opener" (oh, good -- irony!). But then the utterly bizarre soundscape of that first song kicks in -- it sounds like the drone of a bomber squadron at first; then like a brutally compressed string orchestra -- and as those sounds continue to roll and moan ...

Lusitania 2003, Equal Vision

UPC: 794558008426

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