1 CENT CD: Lee Ranaldo 'Between Times & Tides' ex Sonic Youth 2012
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1 CENT CD: Lee Ranaldo 'Between Times & Tides' ex Sonic Youth 2012Condition of CD: Mint Condition! One review reads ' It happened a couple of years ago when I was listening to "Goo" by Sonic Youth. The song "Mote" came on, and I had a minor epiphany. That epiphany was, "I really like Lee Ranaldo songs." I soon made a mix CD with "Mote", "In The Kingdom #19", "Genetic", "Karen Revisited", and so on. I became a Lee fan, and was quite frustrated that he only had one or two songs per album where he sang the lead (not that there's anything wrong with listening to Thurston or Kim).
"Between The Times & The Tides" is basically an album made for someone like me. The Lee fan. It is an album of ten wonderfully written songs where Lee sings the lead. While the songwriting is complicated and dense, the album is also quite listenable. There are not too many weird tangents into dissonance, which is actually quite refreshing from a member of Sonic Youth. If you want that from Lee, you can go to Texts of Light, some of the SYR albums, or even some of his previous solo albums. This album is best summed up in a single word: pleasant. It came out today, and I have listened to it three times so far, and am ready for my fourth. Every song except one sunk in immediately. On subsequent listens, even the song that bothered sounded ... read more