Don Caballero – “Fire Back About Your New Baby’s Sex”

Year: 2000

Album: American Don

Americana Math Rock? Jazz Fusion via King Crimson? Whatever, the music is less about equations and more about rhythm. It helps that it was recorded by Steve Albini, a guy who knows how to turn complex into compelling.

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