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Music Review: 'Among My Swan'

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Among My Swan

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Mazzy Star
Producers:
Capitol
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

Few bands walk the line between atmospheric and amorphous as deftly as Mazzy Star. Where Hope Sandoval’s haunting vocals darken the duo’s third album Among My Swan with a vast and pleasing loneliness, David Roback’s fuzzy country guitar draws a sharp edge around songs that might otherwise drift. The results sound much the way these sad lullabies should make you feel — both grounded and unmoored at the same time. A-