Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring For My Halo

Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring For My Halo
Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring For My Halo
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Matador (OLE-938-1)
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Release Date: 03/2011
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"Vile's hippie folk lays melancholic mumbling over psychedelic ambience and sun-spotted folk-blues picking..." (

"Philly-based singer/songwriter Kurt Vile lit up the indie rock radar in 2009 with his cynical, lo-fi, classic rock-meets-N.Y.C. proto-punk Matador debut. Fans of the visceral, D.I.Y. fuzz-folk that dominated Childish Prodigy may be taken aback by the production upgrade on Smoke Ring for My Halo, but the cleaner sound doesn’t mean that the floors aren’t still filthy. Channeling everyone from the Dead to Mellow Gold-era Beck to Lou Reed, Vile comes off as malcontent, but there’s an oddball warmth behind his laconic sneer that echoes the late slacker comedian Mitch Hedberg..." (Read more:

Track List

A1 Baby's Arms
A2 Jesus Fever
A3 Puppet To The Man
A4 On Tour
A5 Society Is My Friend

B1 Runner Ups
B2 In My Time
B3 Peeping Tomboy
B4 Smoke Ring For My Halo
B5 Ghost Town
B6 Shell Blues

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