Label: Plain Recordings - plain172 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue 180 g • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Post Rock, Indie Rock
The Curtain Hits the Cast was Low 's first "major" album, taking the indie buzz over their early work to a much Track 12 - 257ers - Mit Essen Spielt Man Nicht audience. The band didn't lose anything in the process -- the album shows them still firmly entrenched in the epic, slow, lazy dirges that got them started. The only noticeable changes come in the form of more elaborate production and a shift in the Do You Know How To Waltz?
- Low - The Curtain Hits The Cast of dark, creepy dirges to pretty, comforting ones the latter winning out, as evidenced by the album's single, the beautiful "Over the Ocean". Low is one of those rare bands that has created such a distinct musical world for itself that even major changes can't affect it -- just like every Cocteau Twins album is unmistakably theirs, and always good, listening to any Low recording involves revisiting a wonderful sound that can't be found anywhere else. The Curtain Hits the Cast is more accessible than much of the band's earlier work, but, since it's a Low album, it isn't really that much different -- the album is probably the best introduction to Low 's work.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts.
Recording Date January, - February, Track Listing. The Plan. Over the Ocean. Mom Says. Stars Gone Out. Do You Know How to Waltz? Anon Low. Spotify Amazon. The Plan Low. Over the Ocean Low. Mom Says Low. Coattails Low. Standby Low. Laugh Low.
Lust Low. Stars Gone Out Low. Same Low. Dark Low.
Feel The Rage - Set To Explode - Set To Explode, Holy Roller - Throwdown - Holy Roller, IV. Narration: And it came to pass in those days - Ralph Vaughan Williams, City Of London Choir, Don, Killer Man - Various - Paink (French Punk Anthems 1977-1982), Se7en - Pride