Ramona Falls, 'Intuit' (Barsuk)

7
Intuit
Critical Mass
Label: Barsuk

by Sarah Dupuis

Brent Knopf sounds very lonely on his first album as Ramona Falls. He could be homesick for Menomena, his day-job Portland, Oregon trio, but more likely he's bummed about the former flame that quits wanting him in "Clover," ignores his worldly travels in "Russia," or tries to drown him in "Salt Sack." (And you thought your ex-girlfriend sucked.) Thankfully, Knopf's unpredictable melodies and funky orchestral arrangements (played by 35 indie- rock acquaintances!) keep tracks like "I Say Fever" and "Always Right" lively, resulting in an album that leans more toward epic than emo.

BUY:

Amazon

00:00 00:00 No Song Selected More info
00:00 00:00
placeholder
Now Playing
  • 1 Wallwork & RZR — Mad Techno Invasion " 03:35
  • 2 Wertheimer — Future - Move that Dope (Remix) " 04:30
  • 3 Slaptop — Sunrise " 03:35
  • 4 Cassie Ramone — Hangin On " 02:54
  • 5 Rome Fortune — Lights Low (prod. by Four Tet) " 03:29
  • 6 The Green Seed — Gotchoo " 04:13
  • 7 Tweedy — Wait For Love " 03:07

SPIN is a member of SPIN Music Group, a division of BUZZMEDIA