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Lower / Seek Warmer Climes
Album:Seek Warmer Climes Collection:General
Artist:Lower Added:06/2014
Label:Matador Records 

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Add Date:2014-07-04 Pull Date:2014-09-05 
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Album Review
DJ Away
Reviewed 2014-06-28 
Chilly post-punk from the same Copenhagen scene that birthed Iceage. Sounds like a crisper update of the raw, operatic, shades-of-grey post-punk put out by early 4AD and Factory. Similar to Iceage, there’s some catchy songwriting buried deep under the barbed wire sonics. Favorites: 2, 5, 7, 10. No FCCs.

1. (2:30)—Fast, danceable. Tom-heavy drums, wordless shouts.
2. *(2:20)—Fast, tightly-coiled, frantic, dramatic.
3. (3:27)—Mid-tempo. Crunchy, plodding drums. Unravels at the end.
4. (3:07)—Slow. Minimal beginning. Nice, understated keyboards in the chorus.
5. *(7:00)—Slow, foreboding, quasi-gothic. Builds, builds; “It’s epic, baby!” (Mr. Esquire™)
6. (3:15)—Medium-fast. More tom-thumping drums, grinding bass.
7. *(3:12)—Medium-slow, cavernous. Catchy, subdued chorus.
8. (2:27)—Fast, slow, fast. Particulary anguished vocals, like Faith-era Robert Smith with a noisier Cure.
9. (3:51)—Medium-fast. Goes from noisy to quiet and back in seconds.
10. *(3:20)—Medium-slow. Singer Adrian Toubro really soars here.

Track Listing
1.Another Life 6.Bastard Tactics
2.Daft Persuasion 7.Soft Options
3.Lost Weight, Perfect Skin 8.Craver
4.Unkempt And Uncaring 9.Tradition
5.Expanding Horizons (Dar Es Salaam) 10.Arrows