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Distortion

30Mar08

Must disagree strongly with the positive press lauding the Magnetic Fields’ Distortion, including Christgau’s raves.  Principally, the record is unlistenable — distorting the MF’s usually low fi equipment and cheap (but usually clean) recording techniques simply makes the point of the songs, which are the words, harder to hear and harder to care about.  And […]