The Low Anthem feature in the Boston Phoenix, 6.8.09

Posted on July 14, 2009


“The record does bear the qualities of a field recording or a snapshot. Moving gently among sepia-toned arrangements of pump organs and clarinets and gruff barnyard blues, it could be a look-for-look response to Tom Waits’s Mule Variations. You’ll find the same blunt guitar strings, the same dull organ reeds, the same lonesome harmonicas. Characters shuffle off into oblivion, clinging to soil and history books while the world moves on in a stylistic push-and-pull.”

Link to entire article here.