Exclusive Daily Download: "Want the Want," Winterpills

An exclusive download from Massachusetts' Winterpills


Salon Staff
May 26, 2006 11:01AM (UTC)

The Winterpills of Northampton, Mass., are like a college-town coffeehouse version of Low -- which, come to think of it, is how I might have described Ida, so let's just say that Winterpills are like Ida. They play hushed, melancholic, folk-oriented indie rock, at its best when frontman Philip Price's hollow whisper of a voice is layered with Flora Reed's, as on "Want the Want," which slowly builds from ordinary to affecting.

-- T.B.

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