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a bastion of songwriting

With today's trite music offerings of drum loops, inane catchphrases and variation after variation of pachelbelian synth loop hooks, albums like this are redemption. So for chrissake put down your adderall and smartphone, throw a log on the fire, crack a beer, push play, stay awhile, and listen.


Highly anticipated. I hope this is their breakout album, because it's worthy of the masses. Very smart songwriting compliments fantastic musicianship in these hickory-smoked rock songs.

Best one to date

Every song is spot on. Hit the jackpot with this one.


Formed: 2002 in Vancouver, WA

Genre: Country

Years Active: '00s, '10s

One of the most promising bands on the Pacific Northwest's roots rock scene, the Maldives are an expansive nine-piece band whose music recalls the mature and graceful storytelling of the Band and the rougher, more forceful attack of alt-country acts such as the Old 97's and the Drive-By Truckers. The Maldives (named for a string of islands in the Indian Ocean) are led by lead vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter Jason Dodson, who formed the band in early 2002, not long after relocating to Vancouver,...
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