NURSES

DRACULA (DEAD OCEANS)

NURSES - DRACULA 50707
Format:
1 LP
Release:
23.09.2011
Label:
DEAD OCEANS
Kat.-Nr.:
50707
Barcode:
0656605134314
Nurses return with Dracula, the follow-up to their 2009 homemade psych gem Apple's Acre. Dracula is steeped in the strange pop brew that bore Apple's Acre, with the band's unmistakable elastic melodies, heady pop hooks and unconventional knack for catchy songwriting that gets under your skin.

But where Apple's Acre was an insular album, recorded primarily in an attic in Idaho using just an internal Macbook microphone and primitive recording software, Dracula is bursting.

It's bolder, heavier, with deep grooves, dubby basslines and a focus on rhythm. It's an album with pure physical qualities.

Apple's Acre was an album made for headphones; Dracula needs a sound system. What has not changed is the undeniable constant in Nurses' body of work: their immediate and catchy pop songs.

The band embraces hooks and melodies--yes, they turn them upside down and inside out--but at their core, the band (and Dracula) are defined by pop songwriting.
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. FEVER DREAMS
  • 1.2. YOU LOOKIN' TWICE
  • 1.3. EXTRA FAST
  • 1.4. THROUGH THE WINDOW
  • 1.5. SO SWEET
  • 1.6. TRYING TO REACH YOU
  • 1.7. NEW FEELINGS
  • 1.8. WOULDN'T TELL
  • 1.9. DANCING GRASS
  • 1.10. GOLD JORDAN
  • 1.11. ETERNAL THRILLS