Day 1 of New Rotations list: “Brill Brusiers” by The New Pornographers!!!

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“Brill Bruisers” by The New Pornographers explodes in your ears with the title track!

It’s a shimmering adventure of infectious melodies, pop hooks, and multilayered harmonies!

I love it!

Neko Case has never sounded better to me! I don’t even find the synthesized background vocals (“Backstairs,” “Wide Eyes”) annoying—which I normally do.

This is Day 1 of my “New Rotations: Albums” list! These are albums that are still in my listening rotation beyond what I would consider to be a normal run on my music player. They are post influence forming, but are awesome nonetheless! They should have been deleted long ago to make room for other music, yet I like them so much, I break my own rules for this music.

And the songs keep coming at you! “Champions of Red Wine!” “Backstairs!” “Marching Orders!”

When this album comes up on my player, I crank it up!

“Brill Bruisers” didn’t make any Philby list because I ran across it much later than other albums from that time and kinda forgot about it. I had problems with some of my former music players and it was accidentally lost. Since I have “found it,” I crank it up every time it comes on!

Of course, I can pretty much say that about any album on this list. Isn’t that what it’s for?

Stay tuned for the second album…


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