Denmarkï¿½s latest import gives the stockpiled retro-ï¿½60s acts a run for their Kroners. When the first Zeppelin record comes together with the Small Faces and the Who, itï¿½s a volatile mess. Organist Soren Christensen trades harmonies with lead vocalist/guitarist Steffen Westmark over raw recordings of soulful garage that could very likely have been hiding under your parentsï¿½ Spencer Davis platters. Damn this stuff is loud. The melodies, be they near-borrowed, arenï¿½t quite overpowered by the rhythm section, but itï¿½s a close race. TVT should have this one on their top shelf of priorities; the Blue Vanï¿½s live show, where I copped this six-song promotional EP, is a spastic free-for-all of volume and Vox gadgetry. I canï¿½t wait to check out the upcoming full-length, which the label has yet to release any concrete details about.
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