There Were Wolves

Hushed vocals describe pastoral landscapes and conversations heard primarily in the narrators’ heads on The Accidental’s There Were Wolves. Mostly acoustic instruments hum and pierce with precise sincerity. The result could have been wimpy and insular; instead, these Brits gathering themselves from other bands (Tunng, Bicycle Thieves, the Memory Band) cohere as their own entity: neotraditionalists grappling with timely alienation. And to put it in commercial terms, if you liked the harmonies of that romantic duo on the Once soundtrack, you’ll fall for these hard-headed, bighearted folkies. A-
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There Were Wolves
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