Articles tagged camera obscura

Camera Obscura + Belle and Sebastian - 11-12 July 2013

Two of Glasgow's finest bands tour the U.S.

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4 Jun 2013 // 11:06 PM

Camera Obscura: Desire Lines

Tracyanne Campbell doesn’t have the feeling of “French Navy” inside of her anymore, and four years on, her songs aren’t about the solace of romance or even the thrill of it.

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30 May 2013 // 11:14 PM

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for June 2013

Get the early word on anticipated new albums by Camera Obscura, Smith Westerns, and Eleanor Friedberger, as well as a listing of June's releases.

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Camera Obscura: 4 April 2010 - Chicago

Proving that success in 2010 isn’t contingent on using sequencers and groove boxes, Camera Obscura gets it done using violins and solid vocals.

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Camera Obscura: 26.Nov.09 - Toronto

Camera Obscura: 26 November 2009 - The Phoenix Theatre, Toronto / Words and Pictures by Dave MacIntyre

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Indietracks Festival: 24-26 July 2009-Derbyshire, England

Indietracks was a pure pop fantasy, an addictive DIY pop experience amidst scenery untouched by time. It‘ll fuel the dreams of all who came for weeks to come.

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The drumbeat on “The Sweetest Thing”, from My Maudlin Career and not a U2 cover, is that one poppy rhythm that activates some latent dopamine

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Scotland’s Camera Obscura have a superb new release in My Maudlin Career. PopMatters’ Thomas Britt said, “The band’s finest work continues the pop

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Camera Obscura: My Maudlin Career

The band's finest work, My Maudlin Career continues the pop rush we've come to expect from Camera Obscura but also develops the band's sound and identity in significant ways.

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10 Feb 2009 // 7:45 AM

Scottish twee-poppers Camera Obscura release their latest album My Maudlin Career in the US on the 21 of April. Those on the other side of the

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Camera Obscura: Lets Get Out of This Country

Camera Obscura picks up where it left off, with nary a drop in quality from its previous releases, and continuing to captivate the hearts of chamber pop fans all over the world.

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23 Nov 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Camera Obscura: Biggest Bluest Hi-Fi

Listening to Camera Obscura is pure effortless fun. They’re a band content with not making you work for it. Pop the CD in and

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22 Feb 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Camera Obscura: Under Achievers Please Try Harder

Camera Obscura are a six-piece Scottish collective that falls somewhere between early Belle and Sebastian and modern-day Trembling Blue Stars. Being that their sound and

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28 Jan 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Paul Melancon: Camera Obscura

Paul Melancon crafts deceptively melodic pop songs that seem fun and catchy to the ear, yet offer more moody depth than one might at first

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//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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