Run Home Slow

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Run Home Slow
Run Home Slow by The Teskey Brothers.jpg
Studio album by
Released2 August 2019 (2019-08-02)
StudioHalf Mile Harvest Studios
Length45:21
LabelHalf Mile Harvest Recordings, Decca, Ivy League
ProducerPaul Butler
The Teskey Brothers chronology
Half Mile Harvest
(2017)
Run Home Slow
(2019)
Singles from Run Home Slow
  1. "Hold Me"
    Released: 7 May 2019[1]
  2. "Man of the Universe"
    Released: 6 June 2019[2]
  3. "So Caught Up"
    Released: 3 July 2019[3]

Run Home Slow is the second studio album by Australian indie blues rock band The Teskey Brothers. The album was released on 2 August 2019 and peaked at number 2 on the ARIA Charts.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Culture Fly4/5 stars[4]
Go London5/5 stars [5]

Paul Barr from Reading called the album "a great follow up" to their debut saying "Here are new songs with added stylistic variations and instrumental colour but retaining that familiar Teskey Brothers sound" believing producer Paul Butler "has helped push the band to new heights".[6]

Dan Condon from Double J said "All the songs here are solid, there's nothing offensive and there's nothing ground breaking. The Teskeys know where their strengths lie, they know what they like, and they stick to it."[7]

Zoë Radas from Stack Magazine said "Its sweet '60s syncopation, dreamy rock 'n' roll, romantic Van Morrison-esque rhythm and blues, and tender neo-soul compositions elevate the boys' former folk leanings into absolutely gorgeous new territory." adding "It's full of stand-outs".[8]

Josh Hinton from Culture Fly said "Run Home Slow isn't fresh and it isn't hip, but who needs to be those things when you can be timeless?" adding "Class never goes out of style, and on this evidence, the Teskeys have plenty of both to spare."[4]

Harriet Wolstenholme from Go London said "The Melbourne outfit find home in a sound that fuses the laid-back spirit of an Aussie rock band and the soul music of a bygone era. The result is a wide-ranging album destined to soundtrack every hipster romance." concluding with "For a blues album it leaves you feeling far from it".[5]

Zach Edwards from Forte Magazine said "Run Home Slow is a beautiful, well-crafted record full of character, space, simplicity, heart, and soul; The Teskey Brothers once again blurring the boundaries of time and genre in the clearest, most enjoyable way possible."[9]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by The Teskey Brothers.

No.TitleLength
1."Let Me Let You Down"4:13
2."Carry You"4:32
3."Man of the Universe"4:09
4."Hold Me"3:07
5."Paint My Heart"6:00
6."Rain"4:14
7."So Caught Up"3:48
8."San Francisco"4:48
9."Sunshine Baby"2:49
10."Sun Come Ease Me In"2:55
11."That Bird"4:46

Charts[edit]

Chart (2019) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[10] 2
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[11] 74
Dutch Albums (Album Top 100)[12] 9
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[13] 78
UK Albums (OCC)[14] 77

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format(s) Label Catalogue
Australia 2 August 2019[15][16][17] Half Mile Harvest Recordings, Ivy League IVY485
Europe 2 August 2019 Decca 7782283 / 7782301

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Teskey Brothers - Hold Me". YouTube. 7 May 2019. Retrieved 16 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Man of the Universe (Official Video)". YouTube. 6 June 2019. Retrieved 16 August 2019.
  3. ^ "So Caught Up (Official Video)". YouTube. 3 July 2019. Retrieved 16 August 2019.
  4. ^ a b Hinton, Josh (1 August 2019). "THE TESKEY BROTHERS – RUN HOME SLOW REVIEW". Culture Fly. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  5. ^ a b Wolstenholme, Harriet (2 August 2019). "The Teskey Brothers: Run Home Slow review – Soul music of a bygone era". standard.co.uk. Go London. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  6. ^ "Run Home Slow by The Teskey Brothers". Readings. 22 July 2019. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  7. ^ "The Teskey Brothers – Run Home Slow". ABC. 29 July 2019. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  8. ^ "The Teskey Brothers, Run Home Slow review". Stack Magazine. 31 July 2019. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  9. ^ "The Teskey Brothers: Run Home Slow". Forte Magazine. 15 August 2019. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  10. ^ "Australiancharts.com – The Teskey Brothers – Run Home Slow". Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  11. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – The Teskey Brothers – Run Home Slow" (in German). GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  12. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – The Teskey Brothers – Run Home Slow" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  13. ^ "Swisscharts.com – The Teskey Brothers – Run Home Slow". Hung Medien. Retrieved 14 August 2019.
  14. ^ "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 14 August 2019.
  15. ^ "Run Home Slow by The Teskey Brothers". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  16. ^ "Run Home Slow (CD)". JB Hi-Fi. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  17. ^ "Run Home Slow (180gm Vinyl LP)". JB Hi-Fi. Retrieved 13 August 2019.