Sea and Cake, The - Car Alarm

Sea and Cake, The - Car Alarm

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The exciting sound of a well-oiled band. Car Alarm is The Sea and Cake’s eighth full-length record. It is bracing, like the surge of wasabe on sweet sushi, like the slap of cool water on a diving body, like the head-rush of a rollercoaster just leaving summit. Bracing music is most often encountered in concert. Only the heaviest hitters have translated the live thrill into the recording studio. Think of the great working bands, the Charles Mingus Quintet, the John Coltrane Quartet, the Meters or the Minutemen. For them, there was no gaping chasm between the studio and the road; the studio was just another stop, a gig, a continuous part of the flow of playing and working and creating together.

Tracklist

A1 Aerial
A2 A Fuller Moon
A3 On A Letter
A4 CMS Sequence
A5 Car Alarm
A6 Weekend
B1 New Schools
B2 Window Sills
B3 Down In The City
B4 Pages
B5 The Staircase
B6 Mirrors