last year sometime, american aquarium and their record, small town hymns, somehow and mysteriously came into my field of vision. i thought they were a “new” band but dammit if i hadnt been missing out since like 05, which is when i think they formed. shit, i think i even missed em when they stormed through new orleans last year. either way, said record ended up at #3 on best of 2010 list and really up until about a month or so ago, thats all of theirs i had listened to. well, all that has changed cause i have dug into their catalogue and its all full of awesome.
rattlesnake off small town hymns
thanks to mstaper for the recording, which if you click here you can also grab the lossless version. btw, old town tavern is in sheffield, alabama.
1. katherine belle
3. telling a lie
4. queen of the scene
5. bj rap
6. i aint going to the bar tonight
7. another bj rap
8. louisiana beauty queen
9. betting man
10. good fight
11. i hope he breaks your heart
12. the last bj rap
14. clark avenue (45)