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Sacred Raisin Cakes


Country of origin:

U.S.

Type of music generally:

Folky altpop

Status:

Band has disappeared. Sole known release What You Want (c. 2000)

See also:

A brief profile of Sacred Raisin Cakes in The Phoenix's band guide

A review of What You Want

Comparisons:

There were a lot of similar bands around this time

Covers/own material:

Own

General comments:

A mix of folkie-sounding electronic stuff with more electronic pop. The vocalist has a nice touch and makes the songs come alive. (Neile)

Recommended first album:

What You Want is the only one weknow about

Recordings:

What You Want (c. 2000)

What You Want

Release info:

c. 2000—mp3.com

Availability:

No longer available

Ecto priority:

Recommended/

Group members:

Aimee Bernard—vocals
Glenn Young—guitar
Sang—bass

Comments:

"Neurotica" is the first track of theirs that made me really stand up and pay attention to them in the midst of a bunch of mp3 downloads, but all of the songs have hooks and great moments. This is another time when the only music available from a band is a burned CD from mp3. This are 8 strong tracks, though "Cold Comfort" may tend a little more towards plain folk than I usually like, on repeated listens I got quite fond of it. And after many, many listens I still love "Neurotica." (Neile)

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