New I Am Bones LP
Morningside Records' I Am Bones (MySpace) released a new record in late 2007, The Greater Good. Somehow I've missed it until now, February 11. Damn.
It's a good sophomore effort, though. The Greater Good is
Keep in mind that Gammelby is essential the only member of I Am Bones. He write the songs, arranges them, and all that jazz. This record was more of a group effort than the last, but don't think he's let up any of his creative control: The Greater Good is dripping with Gammelby's unique sound and ambiance.
I'm calling this speed grunge. It's got the soul of grunge -- gritty, abrasive, tattered and torn, but literally sped up. The Danish super-sweet pop topping makes it less "grungy," I guess, but still ... what do you think?
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