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My favourite faded fantasy
(Music Recording)

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Published:
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Records, [2014].
Format:
Music Recording
Physical Desc:
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Status:
Louisville Adult Music on CD
CD POP/ROCK RIC
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Louisville Adult Music on CD
CD POP/ROCK RIC
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Sep 13, 2018
Description
Damien Rice doesn't do anything in a hurry. He lets his songs unfold at a deliberate, almost stately pace and he's similarly unconcerned about rushing through his career, taking a full eight years to deliver 2014's My Favourite Faded Fantasy, which amounts to only his third record in 12 years. Other artists who have experienced a similarly long gestation period return with long, overblown works, but not Rice. He teamed with Rick Rubin, the Zen master of acoustic basics, to shape an exquisitely textured collection of eight songs that runs just a hair over 50 minutes (a simultaneously released deluxe edition contains just one bonus cut). Rice doesn't greatly expand his aesthetic -- he's still equal parts Jeff Buckley and Thom Yorke, cut with the sullen singer/songwriter sophistication of Nick Drake -- but refinement is Rice's signature. He whittles away the excess in his words and melody, then dresses the detailed sculpture in finely tailored accouterments of slightly sighing strings, strummed guitars, and a hint of forward momentum lying within buried rhythms. This means My Favourite Faded Fantasy may come on as a bit underwhelming at first but that's the intent: it's not designed to grab, it's designed to soothe and then slowly worm its way into the subconscious, which is where these eight songs reveal themselves to be as strong as anything else Rice has written. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rice, D. (2014). My favourite faded fantasy. Burbank, CA: Warner Bros. Records.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rice, Damien. 2014. My Favourite Faded Fantasy. Burbank, CA: Warner Bros. Records.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rice, Damien, My Favourite Faded Fantasy. Burbank, CA: Warner Bros. Records, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rice, Damien. My Favourite Faded Fantasy. Burbank, CA: Warner Bros. Records, 2014.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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