And the Peel Sessions set, collecting two four-song sessions, is nothing short of essential. Galaxie 's versions of their own work are just as strong but different, and the covers of the Sex Pistols, Young Marble Giants, and Buffy St. Marie, show how they could absorb the songs of others into their aesthetic. This Is Our Music , from , has a few of Galaxie 's best tunes and it also has the richest production, with greater focus on keyboards and layered guitars. But despite its high points, This Is Our Music also has a few duds, which are the only easy skips on the band's proper records.
Hard to say where they might've gone from here. Given the relative merits of This Is Our Music , a fine album that sometimes sounds sleepy instead of dreamy, the fact that Galaxie called it quits in spring is no tragedy. Some bands are meant to last for three albums; this was one of them. Direct Metal Mastering. Add Review okaycpu March 7, Report.
Both this, and the Reissue of On Fire on are absolutely fantastic sounding. Need to get my hands on This Is Our Music.
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