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Liquid Skin (Virgin)

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Liquid Skin

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Virgin

We gave it an A

Gomez have been tagged as a U.K. roots-rock outfit, but one listen to their sophomore CD shows they’re twisting those roots into strange and marvelous shapes: Imagine The Band reincarnated as a quintet of fey, post-grunge Limey whelps. Simultaneously trippy and earthy, songs like ”Revolutionary Kind” are shot through with a timeless, folksy impressionism. Better yet, all this tough-and-tender beauty comes complete with melodies and hooks. A