• 1.1. time square, poison season
  • 1.2. dream lover
  • 1.3. forces from above
  • 1.4. hell
  • 1.5. the river
  • 1.6. girl in a sling
  • 1.7. times square
  • 1.8. archer on the beach
  • 1.9. midnight meet the rain
  • 1.10. solace's bride
  • 1.11. bangkok
  • 1.12. sun in the sky
  • 1.13. time square poison season ii

destroyer

poison season

POISON SEASON

CD  €  14,99
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POISON SEASON

2 LP  €  19,95
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Destroyer's Poison Season opens swathed in Hunky Dory strings. Dan Bejar's a dashboard Bowie surveying four wracked characters-Jesus, Jacob, Judy, Jack-simultaneously Biblical and musical theatre. This bittersweet, Times Square-set fanfare is reprised twice more on the record-first as swaying, saxophone-stoked "street-rock" and then finally as a curtain-closing reverie. Broadway Danny Bejar dramatically switches scenes with "Dream Lover," all Style Council strut and brassy, radio-ready bombast (echoes of The Boo Radleys' evergreen earworm "Wake Up Boo!"). This being Destroyer, its paramours-on-the-run exuberance is judiciously spiked by his deadpan delivery: "Oh shit, here comes the sun." Like the other DB, Mr. Bejar has long displayed a chameleonic ... read more