Magic Potion - (Import CD)

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Categories
RockMusic
Category
  1. Performer
  2. Oldies
  3. Garage Band
Mono / Stereo
Stereo
Format
CD
Producer
The Black Keys
Title
Magic Potion (Dig)
Country
USA
Notes

The Black Keys: Dan Auerbach (vocals, guitar); Patrick Carney (drums).
Recording information: The Audio Eagle, Akron, OH.
For their farewell to the Fat Possum label, Black Keys released the six-track EP CHULAHOMA, a tribute to the late Mississippi hill-country bluesman Junior Kimbrough. While previous Keys albums made clear the Akron, Ohio, guitar-drums duo's genuine devotion to the blues, none seemed to come from the soul quite like the brief tribute to their mentor. 2006's MAGIC POTION, however, speaks from a similar place.
While the Keys still happily evoke vintage sounds from the FM dial at nearly every turn, they've scaled things back a bit in favor of a leaner and meaner attack that places the focus squarely on Dan Auerbach's fiercely ringing guitar lines, Patrick Carney's solidly funky breaks, and the interplay between the two, which is capable of ghostly nuance one minute and sledgehammer power the next (see "The Flame"). As a vocalist and guitar player, Auerbach is very much a student of the late Kimbrough, hanging on to vocal and guitar lines to squeeze as much heartache and soul from them as possible. And while one can't expect the Keys to come within knocking distance of Kimbrough's front door (no matter how many times they may have literally been inside his house), they've made a record that, like the factories of their home town, burns rubber.

BarCode
075597996722
Country of Origin
USA
Barcode
075597996722
Label
Nonesuch (USA)
Studio / Live
Studio
Performer
The Black Keys
Songs / Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Just Got to Be
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Your Touch
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] You're the One
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Just a Little Heat
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Give Your Heart Away
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] Strange Desire
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Modern Times
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Flame, The
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] Goodbye Babylon
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Black Door
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Elevator
Artists
  1. Black Keys
  2. The Black Keys
Department
Music
Distributor
WEA (Distributor)
Previews

Rolling Stone (p.84) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "The sound may be retro, but pure blues rock of this caliber is really timeless."
Spin (p.94) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "There's some heavy-hearted wailing, a dance number for AC/DC fans, and at least one track that jazzbos might identify as harmolodic."
Entertainment Weekly (p.72) - "MAGIC POTION finds singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach's vocals and riffs shadowing each other to exquisitely rough-hewn effect." -- Grade: A-
Uncut (p.99) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The Black Keys have always blended a certain pose with their virile stew of raucous, bass-free blues."
Magnet (p.87) - "MAGIC POTION hears the duo transitioning from blues to blues-based, taking cues from Zeppelin and Hendrix as much as Kimbrough and his Mississippi hill-country brethren."
Mojo (Publisher) (p.96) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "With a ferocious riff assault recalling both Hendrix and Led Zeppelin....[They] tread a similar sonic path to Jack and Meg White."

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