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Summer in the Southeast

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Summer in the Southeast

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Will Oldham
Producers:
Sea Note
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B

Will Oldham is a prickly artist, able to conjure rare beauty but never making things too easy. So it is with the lo-fi, often fiery Summer in the Southeast, which draws out the rock in his eccentric, soulful Southern folk-rock, reenvisioning older material with a band just sloppy enough to make the magic seem magical — when they don’t simply sound sloppy.