Dragonslayer (Sunset Rubdown album)

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Dragonslayer
Sunset-rubdown-dragonslayer.jpg
Studio album by Sunset Rubdown
Released June 23, 2009
Recorded October 2008
Genre Indie rock
Length 48:43
Label Jagjaguwar
Sunset Rubdown chronology
Sunset Rubdown Introducing Moonface
(2009)Sunset Rubdown Introducing Moonface2009
Dragonslayer
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Rockfeedback 4/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club A[3]
Drowned In Sound (10/10)[4]
Pitchfork Media (8.3/10)[5]
Planet Sound (8/10)[6]
PopMatters 9/10 stars[7]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[8]

Dragonslayer is the fourth LP 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.

Track listing[edit]

  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

References[edit]

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

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