Label: Arena Rock - ARE-00018-2 • Format: 2x, CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Indie Rock
The song is The Edge Of Darkness - Iron Maiden - The X Factor hard rocker, with John Linnell 's vocals noticeably lower than normal. The diversity of sounds coming out of the New York City borough is evident with what comes next: a soft and serene folk song from Folksongs for the Afterlife. From the outrageous bursts of Grand Mal to the relaxed musical companionship of the Mendoza Linethere is a wealth of unique sounds coming out of the thriving Brooklyn indie rock scene.
Les Savy Fav offer up the live track "No Sleeves," a rousing song made better by Tim Harrington 's understated vocals. It's another wonderful example of Caithlin de Marrais and Kyle Fischer 's feverish vocal interplay.
The first disc ends with the lively "Johnny Shot the Mexican" by Rev. Vince Anderson. The second disc begins with former subway musicians the Boggs and their folky "Bound for Brighter Days.
Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing - Disc 1. The Walkmen. I've Got a Fang. They Might Be Giants. Wasting in the Sun. Folksongs Spanish Conversation - Various - This Is Next Year - A Brooklyn-Based Compilation the Afterlife. Keep Your Feelings to Yourself. Clem Snide. Muddy Blue. AM Radio.
Hey Man. Grand Mal. Go Shopping. The Mendoza Line. Weeds of Eden. Awake and Under. Ex Models. Twin Stars. Bee and Flower. Like Your Mom. Sky to Ground. It's All Made Up. No Sleeves. Les Savy Fav. Artificial Light. Rainer Maria. Painted Flowers. Cub Country. New York Avenue Playground. Cindy Wheeler. The Seconds. Spanish Conversation. Hub Moore. Johnny Shot the Mexican. Track Listing - Disc 2. Bound for Brighter Days. The Boggs.
Ben Kweller. French Spanish Conversation - Various - This Is Next Year - A Brooklyn-Based Compilation . The Mink Lungs. False Porno Alarm [Surgery Mix]. Hard to Be Easy. Mark Rozzo. Hearts Don't Break. Jodi Buonnanno. Factory Farm. Jumbo Jets. Three Ears. Elk City. The Wind. The Birdwatcher. Down in the Mud. Cynthia Hopkins. Gloria Deluxe. A Time to Be So Small. Blizzard of ' Nada Surf. Kendall Jane Meade. Gin I Win. Black Beetle. Cellar Door. Laura Cantrell.
Don't Believe a Word. Phil Lynott. Artificial Light Rainer Maria. Spanish Conversation Hub Moore. Hard to Be Easy Mark Rozzo. Hearts Don't Break Jodi Buonnanno. Down in the Mud Cynthia Hopkins. Blizzard of '77 Nada Surf. Kite Kendall Jane Meade. Cellar Door Laura Cantrell. Don't Believe a Word Phil Lynott.
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