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Sean Rowe Magic

Sean Rowe - Magic
  • Release date: February 22, 2011
  • Label: Anti/Epitaph
  • Recording location: Collar City Sound - Troy, NY
  • Recording year: 2010
  • UPC/EAN Code: 45778713660
  • ©2010 Anti Inc.
  • ℗2010 Anti Inc.
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About Sean Rowe's Magic

In the tradition of Leonard Cohen and Van Morrison, Rowe utilizes his extraordinarily soulful baritone, along with a poet's skill, to sketch a world where man and nature lie down uneasily side by side. Disconnected images flicker past in Rowe's songs like the random neon of a city street, or the trees down a country lane; on the song "Jonathan" Rowe offers burning cars - "I lit the dash, I took my sunglasses off, I like to see the fucker glow" - alongside moments of haunting innocence - "Remember after school at the Skylar park, trading in our stories for the dark." Then like a conjurer he makes these disconnected images come together, reminding us of all that we have forgotten, our place in the natural world.

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