The Execution of All Things - EP
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||The Execution of All Things||Rilo Kiley||4:10||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Emotional (Until Crickets Guide You Back)||Rilo Kiley||3:52||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||After Hours (Velvet Underground Cover)||Rilo Kiley||2:57||$0.99||View In iTunes|
Are they an indie rock band inspired by country, or a country band influenced by indie rock? Whichever the case may be, The Execution of All Things finds Rilo Kiley establishing a wonderful balance of beautiful indie rock and subtle country. Several guests are on such instruments as French horn, cello, flute, and accordion, while there's also a "boy choir" that includes Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes. It all adds brilliantly to Rilo Kiley's passionate and powerful songwriting. "With Arms Outstretched" evokes a country feel in its lyrics, yet has all the sensibility of indie pop. "It's 16 miles to the promised land and I promise you I'm doing the best I can," Jenny Lewis sings. "I visit these mountains with frequency and I stand here with my arms up." You may want to watch out for the unexpected, though infrequent, foul language, but otherwise this strong follow-up to Take-Offs & Landings fits right in with the already respected Saddle Creek roster.
Oh, RIlo Kiley, you scoundral!
This band simply has an amazing quality about it that makes it hard for them to go wrong. You put Jenny Lewis' voice over it all and it's a hit! Or is it a holiday?
A real song
i saw Rilo Kiley in concert. amaZing. it was so moving. the passion they have for each beat. The execution of all things i know every word. totally recomend this CD. buy buy buy
Jenny Lewis' voice is fantastic in 'Emotional'.
Formed: 1998 in Los Angeles, CA
Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s
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