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We Brave Bee Stings and All album for sale by Thao Nguyen was released Aug 19, 2008 on the Kill Rock Stars label. The second album by Portland, Oregon-based singer-songwriter Thao Nguyen and her backing band the Get Down Stay Down blends the winsome indie pop of Belle & Sebastian with a more impassioned and emotional vocal and lyrical style reminiscent of Cat Power. We Brave Bee Stings and All CD music The combination works wonderfully, especially on tracks like the urgent "Bag of Hammers" and the spare acoustic ballad "Violet." WE BRAVE BEE STINGS AND ALL is available as a digital download, a standard CD, and a vinyl LP. We Brave Bee Stings and All buy CD music Spin (p. 100) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Nguyen's inviting folk pop has some of Jolie Holland's woozy swagger, a pinch of Beth Orton's genteel grace, and endless reserves of energy.".
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Uncut (p. 105) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[H]er music has a lightness of touch.... We Brave Bee Stings and All songs Songs that are beguiling and occasionally unsettling."
CMJ - "[I]ntriguing, distinct and deft throughout."
Q (Magazine) (p. 102) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Her band is endlessly upbeat, and while deadpan is her default mode, she also has buckets of charm."
Mojo (Publisher) (p. 108) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] witty and defiant riposte to all life's frustrations, with lilting banjo and the summery, sweet pop of her band The Get Down Stay Down zestfully scoring her wry rues."
Clash (magazine) (p. 107) - "[P]acked with an eccentric, life-embracing sense of wonder. Never veering from what Thao does best -- luscious folk-pop doused in surreal lyrical weaves..." The Word (magazine) (p. 103) - "11 perfectly realised folk-pop confections.... ...See Full Description
We Brave Bee Stings and All buy CD music Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||7704753|
|Label||Kill Rock Stars|
|Release Date||Aug 19, 2008|
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