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Shimmer

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Shimmer

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Blues

We gave it a B+

In the past, these New York creep-rockers have teetered between inspired noise and boring chaos, but on their major-label debut, Shimmer, they manage to impose enough structure on their distorted blues stylings to make it palatable, and then some. Particularly tasty: the slide- guitar-hooked ”Gulf Coast Score” and the downright poppy ”Didn’t I Know You Once?”