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Wednesday, August 11, 2010

The Fresh & Onlys Announce New Album, 'Play It Strange,' Out Oct. 12

Posted By on Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 3:43 PM

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San Francisco psych-pop outfit the Fresh & Onlys today announced that its third album, Play it Strange, will come out on the In The Red label October 12. Unlike previous F&O albums, Play It Strange was recorded outside the band's home-side recording space, at San Francisco's Louder Studios, with Comets on Fire and Fucking Champs producer Tim Green. Glancing at the track listing, though, it looks like we're going to get more incredibly weird lyrics from singer Tim Cohen -- and hopefully the meandering garagey guitar lines we've come to savor from this band. The Fresh & Onlys play at the Independent on September 5 with Vetiver, and have a North American tour planned for later in the fall.

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​Track listing:
Summer Of Love
Waterfall
Until The End Of Time
Tropical Island Suite
All Shook Up
Be My Hooker
Fascinated
Plague Of Frogs
Who Needs A Man
Red Light Green Light
I'm A Thief

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