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Homeland

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Homeland (Music)

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
seasons:
4
performer:
Laurie Anderson
music label:
81217
genre:
Experimental

We gave it a B

Most concept albums about the United States don’t feature Tuvan throat singers. Homeland, however, is all about challenging what’s ”American.” Backed by experimental jazz and rock musicians, Laurie Anderson wrestles with this country’s foreign policy and national identity. The innovative, at times baffling result is part performance art, part avant-garde symphony, with the occasional Kierkegaard joke thrown in for good ?measure. B

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