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Goodnight Oslo

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Goodnight Oslo

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A

Robyn Hitchcock has been so good for so long (30 years!), it’s easy to take his sly insights into the human condition for granted. Backed once again by three members of R.E.M. (Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin), Hitchcock sprinkles his lilting nocturnes, jingle-jangle garage rock, and casual anthems with pop glitter on Goodnight Oslo. Ingratiating harmonies ornament disturbing imagery, as this psychedelic emissary homes in on the absurdity of what it means to be alive. A

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