Melancholic Crooner Does It Again – Here’s EELS And His New LP ‘EARTH TO DORA’

31 October 2020

Band: EELS (Los Angeles)
Album: EARTH TO DORA – 13th LP
Released: 30 October 2020

NME says: “Mark ‘E’ Everett’s 13th album under his melancholic indie moniker is a life-
worn collection that charts the rise and fall of a relationship, exuding fragile hope… Eels’
most complete and self-contained record, arguably the epitome of their ouvre and a record
that places E – in his own gruff, xylophone-toting way –alongside the great downtrodden romantics: Cohen; Rufus Wainwright; Stephin Merritt of Magnetic Fields; Nick Cave. Just the
sort of bullheaded optimism we need, in fact, to see us through the cold winter ahead.”

Full review here. Score: 4/5.

Turn Up The Volume: Pick your favorite bottle of wine. Dim the lights. Relax on
your couch and press play with the remote control. Let Eels entertain you with his
break-up reveries, mixed emotions meditations and melancholic nightdreams. You’ll
feel better afterward because, after all, it’s about other people’s misery. That’s what
the E crooner accomplishes over and over again.

Key singles: Who You Say You Are / Baby Let’s Make It Real

– WHO YOU SAY YOU ARE –

– BABY LET’S MAKE IT REAL –

Full album…

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