Dark Matter

Randy Newman

Release Date:

08/04/2017

Record Label:

Nonesuch

  1. $15.99
7digital What we said: Randy Newman has largely kept his solo career on the back-burner for the best part of a decade, forging ahead instead with his successful sideline in film soundtracks, including penning the Oscar-winning original song for ‘Toy Story 3’. It’s unsurprising, then, that the septuagenarian songwriting legend draws on those experiences for this on this long-awaited follow-up to 2008’s Harps and Angels. Alongside delivering lush, cinematic arrangements – often drawing on jazz and blues – Dark Matter is a set packed full of sardonic character studies. And whether lampooning Putin or imagining Sonny Boy Williamson sat in heaven observing his imitators, Newman reminds listeners once more he's a raconteur bar none.
Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

The Great Debate

8:08Not available separately
2

Brothers

4:54Not available separately
3

Putin

3:45Not available separately
4

Lost Without You

3:55Not available separately
5

Sonny Boy

4:42Not available separately
6

It's a Jungle out There (V2)

3:19Not available separately
7

She Chose Me

3:12Not available separately
8

On the Beach

4:32Not available separately
9

Wandering Boy

3:02Not available separately
pdf

Dark Matter - Digital Booklet

Not available separately
Duration:
39:29
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© 2017 Nonesuch Records Inc.

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