The Ugly Organ - Cursive
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  1. The Ugly Organist
  2. Some Red-Handed Sleight of Hand
  3. Art Is Hard
  4. The Recluse
  5. Herald! Frankenstein
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  1. The Ugly Organist
  2. Some Red-Handed Sleight of Hand
  3. Art Is Hard
  4. The Recluse
  5. Herald! Frankenstein
  6. Butcher the Song
  7. Driftwood: A Fairy Tale
  8. A Gentleman Caller
  9. Harold Weathervein
  10. Bloody Murderer
  11. Sierra
  12. Staying Alive
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Whereas 2000's Domestica explored the intense pain of Tim Kasher's divorce, The Ugly Organ is a tale of empty sex, overwrought melodrama, and metaphors of which the album's title is only the first. Kasher likes making you feel queasy, and Cursive backs him up with unpredictable instrumental turns. "Butcher the Song" could be about a lot of things, but it's definitely not happy, and its instrumentation lurches in stops and rushing starts like a drivetrain gone bad. "Art Is Hard" is much louder. "Keep turning out those hits! ...

The Ugly Organ 2008, Saddle Creek Records

UPC: 648401505122

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The Ugly Organ 2003, Saddle Creek Records

UPC: 648401005127

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The Ugly Organ 2003, Saddle Creek Records

UPC: 648401005110

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