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Long Gone Before Daylight

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Long Gone Before Daylight

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Koch

We gave it a B+

When did the Cardigans become the saddest band in the world? The latest from the Swedish quintet, which hasn’t released a Stateside CD since 1998’s electro-romp ”Gran Turismo,” is morose (”And Then You Kissed Me” is a tale of spousal abuse) and country-flecked. But Nina Persson’s tender voice, coupled with the Cardigans’ welcome desire to explore new musical territory, allows this once-fizzy group to pull off a sultry coup.

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