Avett Brothers : True Sadness

CD [Cover Art for Avett Brothers / True Sadness] Your Price: $14.60
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Sell date: 6/2016
Label: Universal Music Group
Mfg's Catalog#: B002503
CDC Part#: 1948033
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 Notes & Reviews
 
2016 release from Grammy-nominated alternative folk collective The Avett Brothers. The record reflects The Avett Brothers artistic, musical, and personal evolution over 16 years as a band. Eloquently describing what s to come on the horizon, Seth Avett says that True Sadness is a patchwork quilt, both thematically and stylistically. Wherein a myriad of contrasting fabrics make perfect sense on the same plane, this album draws upon countless resources from its writers and performers. He goes on to cite pervasive and cornerstone influences such as, Queen, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Jimmie Rodgers, Tom Petty, Nine Inch Nails, Gillian Welch, Aretha Franklin, Walt Disney, Pink Floyd, Kings Of Convenience, calypso of the 1950's and country of the 1930's. Most importantly, he assures, 'Throughout the album, we stitched together the boldest red and the calmest green, polka dots and stripes, the roughest denim and the smoothest velveteen. They came together because they are the best patterns we have and because each of us brought our own fabric to the quilting frame'.

 
 Tracks
 
Ain't No Man
Mama, I Don't Believe
No Hard Feelings
Smithsonian
You Are Mine
Satan Pulls the Strings
True Sadness
I Wish I Was
Fisher Road to Hollywood
Victims of Life
Divorce Separation Blues
May It Last
 
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