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Lovie / Because Of My Mattress
Album:Because Of My Mattress Collection:General
Artist:Lovie Added:05/2010
Label:(No Label Information) 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2010-10-03 Pull Date:2010-12-05 
Week Ending:28 Nov21 Nov14 Nov31 Oct24 Oct17 Oct
Airplays:331211

Recent Airplay
1.Thu, 08 Jan 15:Mister Esquire
Meow: The Best Of The Decade So Far (2010-2014).
4.Mon, 30 May 11:mr. esq. & latin chipmonk
meow for memomorial day!
2.Tue, 03 Jul 12:Mister Esquire
Meow
5.Tue, 19 Apr 11:mr. esq.
meow
3.Sat, 03 Dec 11:Eme O
Music Casserole
6.Sun, 27 Mar 11:mr. esq.
kitty kill pony

Album Review
tony echo*
Reviewed 2010-09-23 
Lovie is an “all-girl” group out of Dallas, TX. Fem vox tend to be saccharine, happy but at times too much so, making for a somewhat grating EP, less-listenable than they probably intended. They tend to stick to an 80s “girls just want to have fun” sound, but with decent variation between songs.

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*=liked, **=loved

1.* 3:42 fast. big, loud guitar. 80s drum beats and Casio synths like The Bangles, B-52s. Dance party with driving rhythm that doesn’t let up. Begins and ends with a big guitar squelch.

2. 3:00 slow/mid. harmonized fem vox that are sometimes off-key, unfortunately unintentionally. vocal-centered, then big guitar cuts in.

3.** 2:01 fast. guitar-centered, all the basics: funky 80s casio, loud guitar, rockin solos.

4. 3:01 slow. guitar is more indie, harmonized fem vox with spaced-out production. synth strings.

5. 3:43 slow/mid. indie vibe, harmonized fem vox that sound more like breeders, early liz phair, sleater-kinney. epic/anthemic. heavy drums.

6.** 3:06 mid/fast. vocals are much more stripped down on this one, and harmonized on chorus. dance-able. funky 80s casio synth. drums and distorted guitar are there for backing. By far the most listenable on the CD despite somewhat lackluster lyrics.

7.* 4:23 slow/mid. epic shoegaze, emo anthem dedicated to her mattress. guitar chords tug at the heartstrings. bare fem vox get echo-y when the chorus comes. Longest guitar solo on the CD.

Track Listing
1.Your Virgo 4.Make It Last
2.Die Without It 5.Lazy Bones
3.I Can't Decide 6.It's Over Now
 7.Mattress