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Talk West / Black Coral Sprig
Album:Black Coral Sprig Collection:General
Artist:Talk West Added:12/2014
Label:Preservation Records 

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Add Date:2014-12-12 Pull Date:2015-02-13 
Week Ending:15 Feb8 Feb1 Feb25 Jan18 Jan11 Jan4 Jan28 Dec
Airplays:33333511

 Recent Airplay
1.Jun 06, 2015:Mix Tape: 1005 W Burnside St., PDX 97209
Willow And The Dogwood
4.Apr 02, 2015:The Sunset Life
Willow And The Dogwood
2.May 07, 2015:The Sunset Life
Willow And The Dogwood
5.Mar 27, 2015:Mix Tape: Electric Outlet-ish
Light Black
3.Apr 09, 2015:The Sunset Life
Set Adrift
6.Mar 13, 2015:The Sunset Life (Extended Coda)
Willow And The Dogwood

Album Review
DJ Away
Reviewed 2014-12-11 
Singular and knee-bucklingly gorgeous ambient Americana from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Slow loops of plucked country/blues/folk guitar unraveling across cloudy, empty roads and fields and forests. Endless layers of droning melancholy bliss. I haven’t found anything quite like this before. This might be my favorite album of 2014. All tracks are incredible, but particular favorites are 2, 3, 4, 8. No words, no FCCs.

1. (4:03)—Murky, unsettled drone with slow viola.
2. *(5:26)—Quietly propulsive guitar lowered into a drone bath.
3. *(5:31)—Bright guitars gliding ballet-like across dewy grasses.
4. *(11:15)—Slow, soft, angelic electric guitars descending in an endless misty haze.
5. (2:46)—Very slow, deep, bluesy guitar.
6. (4:59)—Grainy acoustic guitar loop, rays of swirling synth.
7. (4:07)—Dark, warm synth piano. Wind chimes, insects.
8. *(10:08)—Desolate pedal steel, warm melodic drones, field recordings. A subtle and almost percussive element enters for a couple minutes.

Track Listing
1.Light Black 5.Gladys
2.Nervous Man 6.Dark White
3.Set Adrift 7.Solitary Blossoms
4.Willow And The Dogwood 8.Abode