Field Music

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Field Music

Field Music

Field Music by Field Music

Release Date: Apr 11, 2006
Record label: Memphis Industries
Genre(s): Indie, Rock

80 Music Critic Score
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Field Music - Very Good, Based on 1 Critics

AllMusic - 80
Based on rating 8/10
80

Field Music are a trio of northern lads who work a rich seam of melodic and angular guitar with indie pop arrangements on their excellent self-titled debut record. For those who enjoy easy comparisions, here are a few: XTC at their most pop, the Beach Boys fed through a post-punk strainer, the New Pornographers with a dimmer switch. Formed by original Futureheads drummer Peter Brewis (and joined by brother David and Andrew Moore), the group shares some of the herky-jerky, harmony-rich feel of the Futureheads but exhibits a much calmer and more melancholy and diverse approach.

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