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Calexico And Iron & Wine / In The Reins
Album:In The Reins Collection:Out for Review
Artist:Calexico And Iron & Wine Added:01/2006
Label:Overcoat Recordings 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-01-08 Pull Date:2006-03-12 
Week Ending:12 Mar5 Mar26 Feb19 Feb12 Feb5 Feb29 Jan22 Jan
Airplays:13325258

 Recent Airplay
1.Feb 03, 2016:funk to fiddle
Red Dust
4.Sep 30, 2014:funk to folk
Burn That Broken Bed, Red Dust
2.Nov 05, 2015:Funk to Fiddle
A History Of Lovers
5.Oct 26, 2011:The Show with T-Lex and Lil Lolo
He Lays In The Reins
3.Oct 01, 2015:funk to folk
Red Dust
6.Aug 05, 2011:Music Casserole
Sixteen Maybe Less

Album Review
canuck
Reviewed 2006-02-08 
Whispered neo-folk singer songwriter mixed with southwestern indie rock. Iron & Wine is mostly acoustic guitar, banjo, slide guitar and vocals. Calexico is more of a rock set up plus pedal steel slide guitar, trumpets, marimba. So combine all that instrumentation and that’s what you have here. I’m not sure I think Calexico adds anything on some of the songs here, but in my book Iron & Wine basically can’t do anything wrong.
-Adrian
My picks: 1, 5, 7 FCC: 3
1. med-slow 6/8. nice pedal steel guitar. Spanish (Italian?) operatic singing.
2. slow. nice pedal steel guitar. banjo and harmonica later on.
3. FCC (“fuck ‘em” 2x) medium tempo. Nice harmonies. trumpets
4. slow-ish, bluesy guitar riff. organ. speeds up. mostly instrumental/ solo. Slow w/ vocals again at the end.
5. med-slow and soft. lots of nice harmonies and slide guitar.
6. medium tempo. muted trumpet(s).
7. slow. prominent acoustic guitar. marimba and piano in the background

Track Listing
1.He Lays In The Reins 4.Red Dust
2.Prison On Route 41 5.Sixteen Maybe Less
3.A History Of Lovers 6.Burn That Broken Bed
 7.Dead Man's Will