• 1.1. romeo heart
  • 1.2. requiem for a fox
  • 1.3. farewell
  • 1.4. sky histoire
  • 1.5. like hearts swelling
26. September 2003
Genre: Indie

polmo polpo

like hearts swelling

LIKE HEARTS SWELLING

CD  €  9,99
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LIKE HEARTS SWELLING

LP  €  17,99
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Built on foundations of multi-layered full-spectrum drones and loops, the music of Polmo Polpo is distinguished by slide guitar motifs that are more naive pop pastoral than spaghetti western. Opening track "Romeo Heart" builds inexorably from silence to jet-engine pink noise squall, coaxed along by descending bass and guitar lines - an excellent introduction to a record that gains emotional resonance and structural complexity with every song. "Requiem For A Fox" introduces the techno-inflected, underwater heartbeat pulse that marks much of Sandro's earlier work, with whirring ring tones, detuned filters and a sardonic melody gradually giving way to the jauntier acoustic guitar groove and exuberant slide solo at song's end. "Farewell" is a darker ... read more