Starflyer 59 - Easy Come Easy Go

Tuesday 1st May 2001
Starflyer 59 - Easy Come Easy Go
Starflyer 59 - Easy Come Easy Go

STYLE: Rock
RATING 6 6 6 6 6 6
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 3089-5159
LABEL: Tooth & Nail TND1195
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 2
RRP: £10.76

Reviewed by James Stafford

This is a double album: a "Best Of" disc from their albums, and a "b-sides, live tracks and miscellaneous" disc. With similarities to bands like My Bloody Valentine or Radiohead, Starflyer are essentially an alternative pop/rock band with a slow and thoughtful song style. Mainstay Jason Martin holds everything together with his smooth voice and jangly guitars. Some would say the overall sound is dreamy, others would say sombre. Overall it comes across as monotonous and melancholy. Whatever one's opinion, this portrays the Starflyer 59 legacy, appealing mainly to the die-hard fan.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Blue Collar Love [Listen]
2. Monterey [Listen]
3. Hazelwould [Listen]
4. A Housewife Love Song [Listen]
5. Dual Overhead Cam [Listen]
6. You're Mean [Listen]
7. The Voyager [Listen]
8. The Hearttaker [Listen]
9. Harmony [Listen]
10. I Drive A Lot [Listen]
11. We're The Ordinary [Listen]
12. Fell In Love At 22 [Listen]
13. Play The -C- Chord [Listen]
14. No New Kinda Story [Listen]
15. 20 Dollar Bills [Listen]

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