that’s the thing with favorite songs. they always belong to the people who’s favorite they are.
on “Lost Tapes” the morbid poetry of Elliott Smith and Joy Division, the extravagant Pop Art of the Smiths and the brutal fragility of Marilyn Manson are condensed into a confession that combines the bold charme of a pickpocket with the deep insights of a highly sensitive song psychologist.
this is a class of it’s own.”
- Wolf Kampmann -