El Refugio

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Thursday, June 3, 2010

Sierra Nevada Girl

I've oft complained of twangy voices and country drawls, but today we have a reprieve of sorts: No complaining! I just plain like this! Wikipedia describes the genre as "psych folk" and "New Weird America" music. See what you think.

ALELA DIANE - Dry Grass & Shadows

RoughTradeRecordsUK — February 03, 2009 — Check out this intimate live rendition of Dry Grass & Shadows (accompanied by her father on mandolin) from DUMBO Session West
Or watch the video here.
...Inside your mouth, when you laugh, all the star thistles tumble out...