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Morning Benders, The / Boarded Doors
Album:Boarded Doors Collection:Out for Review
Artist:Morning Benders, The Added:06/2007

A-File Activity
Add Date:2007-06-17 Pull Date:2007-08-19 
Week Ending:19 Aug12 Aug5 Aug29 Jul22 Jul15 Jul8 Jul1 Jul

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Album Review
Reviewed 2007-06-11 

LOCAL. Second EP from these Oakland/ Berkeley eclectic indie popsters. Basic rock instrumentation (guitar, bass, drums, keyboards). The recording style on this loses some of the Strokes-vibe that was more apparent in their first EP. Play with other eclectic indie popsters like Bishop Allen and the Long Winters. This EP shows growth from this young East Bay group. These guys are only going to get bigger.
my picks: 1, 4

1. med-fast, uptempo. acoustic guitar, tambourine, drums. classic sound, good song.
2. Rhodes-based with slightly echoey vocals, strong bass. slow breakdown section
3. slow, distorted rocker
4. walking tempo/ beat song (or perhaps "strutting" would be more appropriate). lead, spare guitar, strong bass. nice instrumental section with lead guitar near the end.
5. med-slow. starts soft, growing with arpeggiated guitar and drums leading the way. soft breakdown section before coming back for one last hurrah.

Track Listing
1.Damnit Anna 3.Chasing A Ghost
2.Last Today 4.Boarded Doors
 5.Shedding My Skin