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Tragic Magic

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Tragic Magic

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season

We gave it a B-

It might be possible to forgive NYC band Madder Rose for abandoning their formidable bubble-grunge sound to test the more commercially inviting waters of electronica. But their new album, Tragic Magic, is frustratingly half-baked and suffers from near-funereal pacing. Fortunately, Mary Lorson’s lighter-than-air vocals counter even the most sedative of tracks. B-

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