Recorded in Chicago in 2001 with producer Brian Deck (Modest Mouse, Iron & Wine), Echolocation is the first in a long string of amazing and varied records by The Fruit Bats. This is the starting point, the songs that had been kicking a.
A few years ago Kranky received an anonymous email with a link to three tracks and a simple message: Hi, maybe you would be interested in this music. The songs were instantly striking: extraordinarily slow, somber, and spacious, each vaulted cathedra.
Donovan Quinn leaps back into solo activity with Dad Was Buried In His Leather Jacket, an EP of mostly uptempo story songs with character changes but consistent stories throughout. Quinn writes about those at the end of a long series of parties, in t.