Of This Blood - Detachment Kit
Track Listing
  1. Night of My Death
  2. Skyscrapers
  3. Ted the Electric
  4. Ricochet
  5. Chronology
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  1. Night of My Death
  2. Skyscrapers
  3. Ted the Electric
  4. Ricochet
  5. Chronology
  6. Pill Cake
  7. Vanish or Vanquish
  8. The Race
  9. When You Need...
  10. Music for Strobelights
  11. Roots Rock
  12. Genivive the Countess
  13. Ice Queen
  14. Spider
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"Night of My Death" starts off like a Sufjan Stevens ballad -- lovely horns and falsetto winsomeness mix with acoustic guitars, an unlikely beginning for this Chicago post-punk band more associated with Les Savy Fav than the Elephant 6 spirit. This melts into "Skyscraper," an epic guitar ballad not unlike a Sunny Day Real Estate torch burner with its emo-style whisper screams. Lovely bells hint below of the band's melodic drive. Ian Menard's wounded vocal delivery, a cross between Spoon's Britt Daniel and Jeff Tweedy, ...

Of This Blood 2004, Frenchkiss Records

UPC: 689076879026

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