Label: Thrill Jockey - thrill 108 • Format: CD Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Post Rock, Indie Rock
Or browse results titled :. Archer Prewitt Chicago, Illinois. Archer Prewitt is the guitarist for the Sea and Cake and formerly of the Coctails. Prewitt's guitar work is integral to the sound of The Sea and Cake, as it is for his solo work. However, here on his own, Prewitt manages to find an entirely different tone and timbre. Contact Archer Prewitt.
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If there was ever a candidate, Archer Prewitt is it. Three, his first for Thrill Jockey, was written and produced by Prewitt, who plays guitar and sings lead vocals. Archer's all star band returns with a few special guests. The new album is a thoroughly modern and vibrant release, embracing the sonic feel of classic early 70's pop and British folk.
Previous albums were densely layered, melancholic and brooding. While all those elements remain in the mix, the majority of Three is upbeat and light-hearted. Prewitt kept the overdubs of strings and horns Second Time Trader - Archer Prewitt - Three a minimum, striving for Bombsite Boys - The Adverts - Live At The Roxy Club leaner classic pop tune feel.
Like many a classic pop song love is the predominant theme. Some of the most ambitious of Prewitt's arrangements are in the songs "Sister Ice", "Over The Line", and "No Defense" with each taking unexpected turns and breaks that are songs within songs. Basic tracks were recorded at Chicago's King Size Studio's on pro-tools. This technology allowed the recording to move to Greenberg's home studio where Archer collaborated heavily with Greenberg and Crawford, fleshing the songs out with overdubs.
The home studio allowed the trio room to play with a variety of arrangements without the ticking clock of studio time. The relaxed environment elicited some unconventional touches such as the use of a toy stlylophone through a talk box.
Prewitt prefers the organic sounds of real strings and worked again with Paul Mertens, who Service Blues - Nathan Abshire - Pine Grove Blues worked on arrangements and charted orchestration for Brian Wilson.
After strings were added, the record was mixed back at King Size Studios. Three is his most refined effort to Second Time Trader - Archer Prewitt - Three the romantic sentiments and lean arrangements of his classic pop tunes should not be mistaken for simplicity. Such assumptions would ignore the serious craftsmanship of his songwriting and performance.
It is a credit to the considerable talents of Prewitt producing, performing and writing that Three bounces along effortlessly doing the work so you don't have to. Tags alternative rock coctails pop sea and cake Chicago. On Bandcamp Radio. Sampa The Great Where Do I Put His Memory - Gladys Knight & The Pips* - 2nd Anniversary the Best of !
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