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El Perro Del Mar / Pale Fire
Album:Pale Fire Collection:General
Artist:El Perro Del Mar Added:12/2012
Label:Control Group 

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Add Date:2013-03-16 Pull Date:2013-05-19 
Week Ending:12 May5 May28 Apr21 Apr14 Apr7 Apr31 Mar24 Mar
Airplays:11221212

 Recent Airplay
1.Aug 03, 2013:Music Casserole
Dark Night
4.Apr 24, 2013:Gurlz Rule
Pale Fire
2.May 07, 2013:Heyyy Moon Buddy
Dark Night
5.Apr 23, 2013:Moon Buddy
Hold Off The Dawn
3.Apr 30, 2013:Moon
Walk On By
6.Apr 19, 2013:FOLKTRONICA
Hold Off The Dawn

Album Review
DJ Moon Buddy
Reviewed 2013-03-02 
El Perro Del Mar / Pale Fire / The Control Group

Genre: Chamber Pop, Swedish, Electronic Folk
Similar artists: Taken by Trees, Frida Hyvönen, Jens Lekman, The Concretes. Heavily influenced by Brian Wilson.

Fifth album from Swedish singer/songwriter Sarah Assbring. Not her best album (check out Love is Not Pop), but the album has a few stand out tracks. Warm, lush synths with melancholy vocals.

* 1. 5:16 - Repetitive vocals over low key drum beat and occasional warm synths
* 2. 4:47 - Brief breezy intro leading into some lovely synths over classic El Perro vocals. Reggae-ish swagger.
3. 3:16 - Abrupt synth intro gives way to marching drum beat. Quick vocals.
4. 3:44 - Starts with vocal samples and light drum kit. Breathy vocals about fire. Boring.
5. 3:21 - Distorted steel drum intro with quiet vocals that build to nothing great.
** 6. 4:24 - This is a hit - classic El Perro Del Mar beat and vocals. Get ready to drink a Mai Tai and sway.
7. 4:11 - Quiet reggae-ish intro - middle of the song breaks down into fuzzy backing with disruptive synths.
8. 4:42 - Starts with solid beat and breathy vocals. Angsty synths start midway with some ghoulish siren samples in the background.
9. 4:23 - Boring for three minutes, then gets decent for last minute. Repetitive vocals that don't do much for me.
* 10. 4:16 - Lovely gradual introduction. Repetitive chanting starts at about two minute mark backed by hand claps.

Track Listing
1.Pale Fire 6.Walk On By
2.Hold Off The Dawn 7.Love In Vain
3.Home Is To Feel Like That 8.To The Beat Of A Dying World
4.I Carry The Fire 9.I Was A Boy
5.Love Confusion 10.Dark Night