Tuesday, August 7, 2007

Salt & Samovar / Village Voice

Feature in this week's Village Voice:

You have to wonder what "Old Eden" looks like when you hear the Salt & Samovar tune's floppy Farfisa organ (à la the B-52s) as gospel-revival claps and tambourines raise the tent. This Eden must resemble America—the woods at least, or at least the woods of all those "manifest destiny" myths. The band itself lives in Brooklyn, however, albeit a bucolic Brooklyn, if only in their minds.
(continue at villagevoice.com)

Salt & Samovar perform with Haale - August 8