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Rex - Waltz Mp3

  • Performer: Rex
  • Album: Waltz
  • Label: Southern Records
  • Catalog #: 18537-2
  • MP3: 1747 mb | FLAC: 2789 mb
  • Released: Mar 1996
  • Country: US
  • Style: Alternative Rock
  • Rating: 4.5/5
  • Votes: 753
  • Category: Rock
Rex - Waltz Mp3

Tracklist

1High School Dance Hit
2Willow Garden
Written-By – Traditional
3Sorry
4Blue Eyes You're Not

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
18537-2-prRex Waltz ‎(CD, EP, Promo)Southern Records18537-2-prUS1996
18537-1Rex Waltz ‎(10")Southern Records18537-1US1996
CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
18537-2Rex Waltz ‎(CD, EP)Southern Records18537-2US1996
18537-1Rex Waltz ‎(10")Southern Records18537-1US1996

Credits

  • Mastered ByJohn Loder
  • Performer [Rex Is]Curtis Harvey, Doug Scharin, Phil Spirito
  • Performer [With]Mike Billingsley, Kirsten McCord, Matt Foster
  • Written-ByRex (tracks: 1, 3, 4)
  • Mastered ByJohn Loder
  • PerformerCurtis Harvey, Doug Scharin, Mike Billingsley, Kirsten McCord, Matt Foster , Phil Spirito
  • Written-ByRex (tracks: 1, 3, 4), Traditional (tracks: 2)

Notes

Recorded at Rexville, Brooklyn, New York, December 8-10, 1995.
Mastered at Abbey Road, London, England.
Printing and packaging by Thingmakers.Recorded at Rexville, Brooklyn, New York, December 8-10, 1995. Mastered at Abbey Road, London, England.

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout: L384 9550-REXHSD FAILSAFE B60125-32 M1S4
  • Mastering SID Code: L384
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI6100

Companies

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Rex
  • Copyright (c) – Rex
  • Made By – Failsafe Media
  • Printed By – Thingmakers
  • Recorded At – Rexsville
  • Mastered At – Abbey Road Studios
  • Recorded At – Rexsville
  • Mastered At – Abbey Road Studios

Buge
I AVOIDED THIS EP for too long. Repulsed by an article I read describing it as a "waltz" record which drew upon an image of old folks dancing slowly under a mirrored disco ball under the influence of eggnog and peptides; not realizing REX set out to make a waltz record in the literal sense (music in triple time with a strong accent on the first beat). This is some of the finest music being made today. Not quite rock, or traditional folk, definitely not pop, more on the order of memorable slowcore tune smithery. This band has huge things to say and the four songs on this EP engage elements of strings (Kristen McCord); the stoic drumming of Doug Scharin and the wonderful singing voice of Curtis Harvey and his lonely guitar. "High School Dance Hit" employs a single drifting trumpet note glued together by sinewy viola and Harvey's rhythm guitar. "Willow Garden" is a traditional song (also covered by Appalachian Death Ride - ADR self titled debut) immediately likeable bringing the country to Brooklyn to be sure (love that banjo playing by Phil Spirito). The dance closes with the very beautiful "Blue Eyes You're Not" adding the wallop to the mix and punctuating the need for more REX which you will find yourself as I - hitting replay over and over again
Lahorns Gods
there's also a vinyl-version available but I'm not sure how to add this to the database.
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