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Sleeper Agent / Celabrasion
Album:Celabrasion Collection:General
Artist:Sleeper Agent Added:10/2011
Label:Mom + Pop 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2011-11-06 Pull Date:2012-01-08 
Week Ending:1 Jan18 Dec27 Nov20 Nov13 Nov
Airplays:11151

 Recent Airplay
1.Oct 24, 2014:Buford J. Sharkley Presents: As Told to Hervey Okkles
Get It Daddy
4.Dec 16, 2011:UpDownUnderStairs
Love Blood
2.Jun 22, 2013:Training the Fixities of the Balance Beam, by Nanchester Rutt
Love Blood
5.Nov 24, 2011:Palo Alto Pop Overthrow
Get It Daddy
3.Dec 28, 2011:meow
Force A Smile
6.Nov 18, 2011:Time Traveler
Get It Daddy

Album Review
Wallace Brontoon
Reviewed 2011-11-02 
Reviewed by Hervey Okkles, 11/2/11

Scuzzy, garagey punk/pop from Bowling Green, KY, all with a New Pornographers-esque slickness. Really, really catchy. It's done by a bunch of teenagers, and it sounds it-- most songs feature dueling girl/boy vocals, but it's best described as "affable," not sultry. Complex song structures, with a lot of weird bridges and stuff. Boozy and stupid and sunshiney, but mostly just a lot of fun.

Note: this is RIDICULOUSLY catchy in spots-- I couldn't stop listening to it when it first came out.

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SIMILAR TO: Pixies, White Stripes, Black Lips, New Pornographers, Spoon, Arcade Fire (the bombast, at least…)

1. (2:25) **** Girl vox, with sing-a-long chorus. Best hooks on the record. "Ooh, I'm not a baby no more..."
2. (2:54) *** Bombastic, driving rock/pop. "All I want to do, is lay with you..."
3. (2:28) * The scuzziest track-- a little TOO boozy and stupid. (The lyrics on this one are exquisitely dumb.)
4. (2:43) *** Skeletal Casio bossa nova backbeat, with fades into swaying bombastic power-pop chorus. "Our love keeps our bodies moving on..."
5. (2:31) *** "I Bottomed Out..." Thrashing guitars, "ah-ah-ah-ah-ah" harmonizing. Slightly darker timbre.
6. (2:55) ** Bright, speedy. Chorus broken between vocals word-by-word.
7. (3:35) *** Downtempo countryish ballad-- "That's my baby..."
8. (2:56) * Happy guitarwork, more uptempo.
9. (3:27) * Minor key stomper, very reverb.
10. (2:46) * Chanting rock with dominating guitars...
11. (3:13) Vaporous, not quite there.
12. (3:27) Not the strongest finisher-- if it isn't clear, stay towards the beginning of the record. Spacey fade-out.

Track Listing
1.Get It Daddy 7.That's My Baby
2.Force A Smile 8.Get Burned
3.Shuga Cane 9.Some White Blinds
4.Love Blood 10.Be My Monster
5.Bottomed Out 11.All Wave And No Goodbye
6.Proper Taste 12.Far And Wide