• 1.1. trout silk
  • 1.2. bottles and bones (shade and sympathy)
  • 1.3. fisherman's wife
  • 1.4. porno starlet vs. rodeo clown
  • 1.5. tayzee nub
  • 1.6. slow rt. hand
  • 1.7. st. augustine (a belly full of swans)
  • 1.8. wade in the water
  • 1.9. rattlesnakes smell like split cucumber
  • 1.10. new black tooth
  • 2.1. mittens (4-track version)
  • 2.2. stanza viii
  • 2.3. cluck old hen
  • 2.4. wade in the water (4-track version)
  • 2.5. silver & gold


roomsound (deluxe reissue)


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Includes Bonus LP with previously unreleased tracks and etching on opposite side. Califone's debut album Roomsound was originally self-released in April of 2001. Roomsound covers the same rustic, slightly ramshackle back forty that Tim Rutili has been ploughing through since his previous band Red Red Meat. Only this time the tilled bedrock unveils the most vividly colored, luring crop of songs Rutili has ever harvested. The sleepy, country-blues picking and autumnal backwoods melodies are accented with striking splashes of electronic tone color, obsolete keyboards and off-kilter percussion. Lyrically, Roomsound penetrates the breath of pirates, poison apples at a tango contest and the waiting room between death and canonization where missionaries ... read more