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Bonnie Prince Billy - Cold and Wet

  by Jon Rogers

published: 5 / 1 / 2007



Bonnie Prince Billy - Cold and Wet
Label: Domino Records
Format: CDS

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Amblingly enjoyable new single from the much acclaimed Bonnie Prince Billy


‘Cold and Wet’ sees Will Oldham’s outfit stripped down to the basics of a trio for this gentle plea. It blends shades of Americana, a country tinged Bob Dylan and a hint of Syd Barrett at his most straightforward. ‘Cold and Wet’ ambles along not really going anywhere as if out for a Sunday drive in the country. And it’s all the better for it. It is hardly startling but worth repeated listening. As a postscript, also worth a mention is the BBC One Music session take on ‘Buried Treasure’. It’s rough and ready and rather scruffy round the edges but contains bucketloads of enthusiasm. Lovely.



Track Listing:-
1 Cold & Wet
2 The Way
3 Buried Treasure
4 Cold & Wet


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http://royalstablemusic.com/


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http://www.dominorecordco.com/
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