Daniel Rossen – Silent Hour/Golden Mile EP

In an age where indie music frontmen are as interchangeable as the prepubescent members of Menudo, you may not be familiar with the name Daniel Rossen. As a songwriter of Grizzly Bear and Department Of Eagles, Rossen has been hailed as a great talent with mainstream appeal. Hell, even my lamestreamer cousin has Two Weeks on her iPod.

The Silent Hour / Golden Mile EP marks Rossen’s first solo effort, however he traverses a familiar musical landscape. The press release even admits this, stating: ‘It is an output from a musician you know, yet reveals the core you might not know he had’. I took that metaphysical nonsense to mean that this EP would sound exactly like Grizzly Bear. And it does. So all I can really muster is a less than enthusiastic “meh”.

Artist: Daniel Rossen
Album: Silent Hour/Golden Mile
Label: Warp

Buy Daniel Rossen Silent Hour/Golden Mile

Advertisements
Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: