Like McDonald’s, Death Cab For Cutie is nothing if not consistent.
Love the stilted male vocal and the warm sweeps of synthetic, synthesized melody and looped beats.
Do It Sound remind me of West Seattle? Phew. Tough question.
I’m only including one track per album (aside from the omnipresent Bluebeat 45s, from which I’ve drawn three) as to do otherwise would unbalance the entire chart. This isn’t accurate by any means, and complete omits any listening that takes place (for example) at the office, on the bus, in the car, on vinyl, in […]
So some guy reads my piece on Australian garage bands and decides to contact me on Facebook, asking if I’d like to hear a CD of his band. I say, direct me to your music first, so he does. I give it a listen. I like it. It’s all spark and fire: rhythms like Captain […]
I habitually have to be reminded how much I rate this group – merely because I never heard them first time around. Odd, because I was certainly aware of their influence.