Ross, Don & Andy Mckee / Thing That Came From Somewhere, The
Album: Thing That Came From Somewhere, The   Collection:General
Artist:Ross, Don & Andy Mckee   Added:Jan 2008
Label:Candyrat Records  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2009-04-26 Pull Date: 2009-06-28
Week Ending: Jun 28 May 31 May 17
Airplays: 3 1 2

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Album Review
Red West
Reviewed 2009-04-22
Acoustic (& electric with no effects) guitar instrumentals, duets or solo. Often sounds like songs with the high strings doing the singing, low strings accompanying. Clean tone, spotless production. Mellow instrumentals, folk-jazz fusion? light jazzy? NPR friendly. Musicians are from Canada & Kansas, the latter having launched his career successfully on YouTube.

1.happy day off. Unfortunate backing synths here and there low in the mix.
+2.thoughtful. uses harmonics around a minute from end
+3.pretty and a little oblique. quiet
4.Happy go lucky start and end, pensive middle
+5.A little wistful. Shortest track on CD
6.Fast, minor key, traveling song
++7.Complex fingerwork, lyrical music
8.Quiet with slaps, jazz harmonics. Long, good for mellow voiceover break
+9.Pretty, low energy, mid-slow, short
10.mid slow, interesting intro then gets lite-jazzy. Picks up halfway with hint of flamenco.
11.Ends the record happily, has some interesting modulation


Track Listing
1. Spirit Of The West   6. Tight Trite Night
2. Rylynn   7. Hoover The Musical Dog
3. The Thing That Came From Somewhere   8. Ebon Coast
4. Dolphins   9. Dreamcatcher
5. Ouray   10. With You In Mind
  11. Klimbim