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Copenhagen

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Copenhagen

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Indie Rock

We gave it a B-

Recorded in Denmark seven years ago, this live album captures the now-defunct band, Galaxie 500, competently performing some of their stronger late-period material. Unfortunately, that’s not enough to justify the release of this solid but unenlightening recording, Copenhagen. At times these live versions approach — but never quite achieve — the floaty, otherworldly quality of their album counterparts. But why not just listen to the superior studio versions? B-