Dragonslayer (Sunset Rubdown album)

Dragonslayer is the fourth and final studio album recorded by the Canadian indie band Sunset Rubdown. It is the second of their albums to be recorded under the Jagjaguwar recording label. It was released June 23, 2009.[9] The album was made available for MP3 download with preorder on May 20, 2009. The track "Paper Lace" had previously appeared on Enemy Mine by one of Spencer Krug's other bands Swan Lake.

Dragonslayer
Sunset-rubdown-dragonslayer.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 23, 2009
RecordedOctober 2008
GenreIndie rock
Length48:43
LabelJagjaguwar
Sunset Rubdown chronology
Sunset Rubdown Introducing Moonface
(2009)
Dragonslayer
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
The A.V. ClubA[2]
Drowned In Sound(10/10)[3]
Pitchfork Media(8.3/10)[4]
Planet Sound(8/10)[5]
PopMatters9/10 stars[6]
Rockfeedback4/5 stars[7]
Rolling Stone3.5/5 stars[8]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Silver Moons" – 4:45
  2. "Idiot Heart" – 6:09
  3. "Apollo and the Buffalo and Anna Anna Anna Oh!" – 5:23
  4. "Black Swan" – 6:54
  5. "Paper Lace" – 3:48
  6. "You Go On Ahead (Trumpet Trumpet II)" – 5:43
  7. "Nightingale/December Song" – 5:34
  8. "Dragon's Lair" – 10:28

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lymangrover, Jason (2009-06-23). "Allmusic review". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  2. ^ Caine, Paul. "Review: Dragonslayer". Onion, Inc. Retrieved 23 June 2009.
  3. ^ Tudor, Alexander (June 21, 2009). "Review: Sunset Rubdown: Dragonslayer". DrownedinSound.com. Retrieved 22 June 2009.
  4. ^ Suarez, Jessica. "Review: Sunset Rubdown: Dragonslayer". Pitchfork.com. Retrieved 24 June 2009.
  5. ^ Earls, John. "Review: Sunset Rubdown/Dragonslayer". Teletext. Retrieved 22 June 2009.
  6. ^ Raper, Dan. "PopMatters review". Popmatters.com. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  7. ^ "Rockfeedback review". Rockfeedback.com. 2010-10-15. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  8. ^ "Rolling Stone review". Rollingstone.com. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  9. ^ "Sunset Rubdown - Dragonslayer - JAGJAGUWAR". Jagjaguwar.com. Retrieved 2012-05-14.

External linksEdit