Youth - Wild Cub
Track Listing
  1. Shapeless
  2. Colour
  3. Thunder Clatter
  4. Straight No Turns
  5. Wishing Well
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  1. Shapeless
  2. Colour
  3. Thunder Clatter
  4. Straight No Turns
  5. Wishing Well
  6. The Water
  7. Drive
  8. Hidden in the Night
  9. Jonti
  10. Wild Light
  11. Summer Fires/Hidden Spells
  12. Streetlights
  13. Windows
  14. Blacktide
  15. Lies
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The artificial synth-horn tones and repurposed Prince beat that begin "Shapeless," the first song on Nashville-via-Brooklyn band Wild Cub's debut album Youth, would seem to set the tone for an album of updated '80s synth pop viewed through an indie lens. This is at least partially true, as there's an '80s reference point on almost each of this lengthy album's 15 tracks. Principle singer/songwriter Keegan DeWitt's vocals draw on Peter Gabriel, Bowie, and even some Achtung Baby-era Bono-isms on the swimmy downer ballad "Drive ...

Youth 2014, Mom + Pop Music

UPC: 858275013825

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