Label: Rough Trade - ROUGH137,Festival Records - L 30077 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Australia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Indie Rock, Ethereal
Shelleyan Orphan deal in a type of art-rock that you'd expect to find on a label like 4AD; it's What A Difference A Day Makes - Various - Studio 54 *5th Edition* - The Biggest And Best Disco Colle, baroque, and endlessly beautiful. Century Flowerdespite occasional lapses into cheesy art-rock cliches, features some great songwriting in this vein -- the only problem is that slick, overly clean production makes the wonderful arrangements sound sterile and trite a flaw which truly crippled the album that followed, Humroot.
This is a shame, since the duo manages to use classical instruments like cellos, accordians, and oboes in a way that's anything but overdone, and singer Carolyn Crawley's voice works perfectly with the baroque style. Timeblind - Shelleyan Orphan - Century Flower few flaws in production, however, shouldn't keep anyone away from such a well-written and uniquely styled album, -- especially on wonderful tracks like "Shatter" and "Tar Baby.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. Shelleyan Orphan. Tar Baby. Summer Flies. The Silent Day. Century Flower. Amanita Muscaria. Between Two Waves. A Few Small Hours.
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