New Ruins

The Sound They Make

Hidden Agenda Records

CD / AHA!087
UPC: 795306508724

The Sound They Make is the debut album from East Central Illinois duo New Ruins; file under: Small Town Midwestern Gothic. Folk-rock guitar-mantras tinted with martial snares and cooing organs.

New Ruins architects Elzie Sexton and J. Caleb have been making music together for a decade and there is an intimacy between the two here that rivals friendship and brotherhood. Compared to: Ugly Casanova, Iron & Wine, Talk Talk, Mojave 3, Silver Jews, and John Fahey.

The Sound They Make
Product Type: CD
Product ID: AHA!087
Product UPC: 795306508724
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