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A Balloon Called Moaning

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The Greatest Light Is The Greatest Shade
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Cradle
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Austere
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While The Flies
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Whirring
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The Last Drop
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Ostrich
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Total Tracks: 8   Total Length: 29:20

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Maris Kreizman

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05.04.10
The Joy Formidable, A Balloon Called Moaning
2010 | Label: Black Bell Records / The Orchard

The Joy Formidable is one of those small bands that sounds big — so big they don't need bells and whistles. Or a string section. Or horns. Or keys. Or kazoos. With just thumping bass lines, pounding drums, fuzzy guitar and bratty vocals, the Joy Formidable churn out loud, lively indie rock that make up in charisma what it lacks in manpower. The Wales trio is led by Ritzy Bryan, a powerhouse frontwoman (she looks… read more »

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Solid

paulscase

In a sea of the same indie sound this stands above the rest

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Even better than I'd hoped

RenaissanceMan

Downloaded on a whim and after reading a "Spin" article on them, and I was pleasantly surprised. It's a good record. A+

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just the right amount of sweetness

allynball

I hope they release any(every)thing prior to this album, because I really love their sound. I may need some insulin.

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Finally In The USA

SETHers

I love this band! Not too often do I go this crazy for new band but I have for the JF. I have bought all their CD's (Mini album, singles, whatnot) as imports and now I am glad they are invading the US. Maybe a real US tour can now ensue.