Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Saltwater

Saltwater

Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards

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CD Album 10 tracks £6.99
Download Album (MP3) 10 tracks £5.00
Download Album (AAC) 10 tracks £5.00
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Description

Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Saltwater

Released 9th March 2009 'Saltwater'
was recorded over two sessions at The Premises (solar powered) studios in Hackney with Dan at the helm, a bunch of friends took some rare, usually impossible, time out from their hectic schedules to lay down or rather, ‘look after’ the record. Those present; Henry Spenner (Fields), Laurie Earle (Absentee) Arnulf Lindner (Ed Harcourt), Romeo Stodart (Magic Numbers), Tom Gorbut and Henry Clarke (Rumblestrips), and Steven Adams (Broken Family Band).

Reviews

“your ears naturally tune into Michaelson’s skill at putting words to the parts of relationships that usually stay silent. The cruel asymmetry of romance is addressed exquisitely, recalling the resigned grandeur of the Go-Betweens’ Robert Forster ”
**** The Times

"impressive - comes on like Smog fronting the songs of Ed Harcourt" Uncut

"an intensely felt and sparsely drawn study of the beginnings and ends of relationships" **** Time Out

"a set of frighteningly good songs **** The Stool Pigeon

"a voice deeper and darker than most extended overdrafts - Michaelson is on endearingly poetic form" NME

"an outstanding collection of quirky and bare to the bones songs" 8/10 Rocksound

Tracklisting

CD Album (MI0134CD)
  1. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Ease On In…
  2. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Now I'm A Coastguard
  3. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - I Was A Gentleman
  4. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Old Friends
  5. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Bust
  6. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - The Letter
  7. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Crackling On The Floor
  8. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Oh Hetty
  9. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Your 2nd man
  10. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Love in Line
Download Album (MI0134D)
  1. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Ease On In…
  2. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Now I'm A Coastguard
  3. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - I Was A Gentleman
  4. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Old Friends
  5. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Bust
  6. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - The Letter
  7. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Crackling On The Floor
  8. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - "Oh Hetty"
  9. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Your 2nd Man
  10. Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards - Love In Line