Shallows A.D.

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The bedroom project of one Matthew V, Shallows A.D. employs a 4-track and drum machine to masterful effect on this 13-song debut, recalling early Jesus & Mary Chain demos ("Thoughtcrime" and "Caress") and Nirvana With the Lights Out ("Wander Away," "Rat Rock"). Worth tracking down, especially for the mellower moments, "Grand Enclave" and "Left Alive."

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