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Songs for a Blue Guitar

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Songs for a Blue Guitar

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

Mark Kozelek rides again, creating more haunting tunes and supplying dark depth to ”Silly Love Songs.” Post-folkie acoustic guitar mixes with Crazy Horse-like electric gnarl, and dreamy pedal steel enhances the languor. Kozelek makes music of hope and gloom, sad-eyed but vivid: His song-poetry on Songs for a Blue Guitar seems to be of this world and also unplugged from it. A-