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Black Keys, The / Brothers
Album:Brothers Collection:General
Artist:Black Keys, The Added:06/2010
Label:Nonesuch Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2010-09-19 Pull Date:2010-11-21 
Week Ending:21 Nov14 Nov7 Nov31 Oct24 Oct17 Oct10 Oct3 Oct

 Recent Airplay
1.Oct 04, 2022:Zootopia
Sinister Kid
4.Sep 19, 2022:Zootopia
Black Mud
2.Oct 03, 2022:Zootopia
Everlasting Light
5.Sep 15, 2022:Zootopia
Unknown Brother
3.Sep 24, 2022:Zootopia
The Only One
6.Sep 14, 2022:Zootopia
Sinister Kid

Album Review
MC Dizzy Jackson
Reviewed 2010-09-10 
Everything you expect from a Black Keys album - that same kind of way-cool, processed vocal and crunchy guitar. Most every song is about love and loss of love, all that relationship stuff. Lots of different influences embedded in these songs, and all quite well done. No FCC’s.

*My Favorites*: 1, 2, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13.

1. (3:24) *Mid. A little dose of Queen, swampy with gospel-like lyrics.
2. (3:18) *Mid. Spacey, distorted guitar, trance blues, echoey vocals.
3. (3:31) Mid. Tambourine intro, pop-ish in places, almost a Franz Ferdinand sound, cool guitar breaks. Weird change with 0:58 left.
4. (3:12) *Mid. Great clap / stomp intro, kind of a ‘na - na - na - na - hey - hey - goodbye’ sound. Killer guitar effects.
5. (3:06) Mid. A bit of Zeppelin, lots of instrumental space in this one.
6. (2:09) Slow / Mid. Crunchy guitar a-la Neil Young, instrumental.
7. (5:00) *Mid. Trippy organ, spacey guitar, mellow vocal delivery. Killer.
8. (3:25) Slow / Mid. That familiar Black Keys vocal effect put through a tunnel, chimes (?), spacey, ethereal.
9. (4:29) *Slow / Mid. The ‘hit’ (?). Very familiar sounding, catchy. Nice guitar solo, nice vocal interlude.
10. (3:44) *Mid / Fast. Almost a ’70’s rock sound at times, simplistic rhythm section set behind an ominous vocal and lyric.
11. (3:37) *Mid. Cool buzzing sound, claps, organ, a bit of Beck (not Jeff, just Beck). Kick ass.
12. (3:49) Slow / Mid. Slow and spacey, drawn out vocal delivery. Cool bass parts.
13. (4:00) *Mid. Beatles-esqe with crunchy guitar, about a lost brother. Quite heartfelt.
14. (3:39) Mid. Great cover of the Jerry Butler / Kenneth Gamble / Leon Huff tune.
15. (5:12) Slow / Mid. Relaxed instrumentation and vocal delivery.

Track Listing
1.Everlasting Light 8.Too Afraid To Love You
2.Next Girl 9.Ten Cent Pistol
3.Tighten Up 10.Sinister Kid
4.Howlin' For You 11.The Go Getter
5.She's Long Gone 12.I'm Not The One
6.Black Mud 13.Unknown Brother
7.The Only One 14.Never Gonna Give You Up
 15.These Days