Label: Floating World Records - FLOATD6009 • Format: 2x, CD Album, Reissue • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country •
While Alejandro Escovedo had shown plenty of versatility over the first 15 years of his career in music -- playing with early punk ravers the Nunsprescient alt-country upstarts Rank and Fileand roots rock firebrands the True Believersamong many others -- it wasn't until the Believers Semal* - Belgik shape that he began to display his formidable gifts as a songwriter, and with his first solo album, GravityEscovedo belatedly made it clear that he possessed one of the strongest and most distinctive lyrical voices of his generation.
Opening with "Paradise," a haunting first-person narrative of a man about to be hanged, Gravity is a strikingly accomplished set of songs that deal with love "Broken Bottle," "Five Hearts Breaking"death "She Doesn't Live Here Anymore" Paradise - Alejandro Escovedo - Gravityand loss "The Last to Know," the title song in deeply personal terms, and Escovedo tells his stories with a talent for finely Paradise - Alejandro Escovedo - Gravity detail that would be the envy of a first-rate novelist.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts.
Main Album Gravity Release Date April 16, Label New West. Release Info Studio Recording. Track Listing - Disc 1. Alejandro Escovedo. Broken Bottle. One More Time. By Eleven. Bury Me. Five Hearts Breaking. Last to Know. Track Listing - Disc 2. Pyramid of Tears.
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