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The Low Anthem: Makeshift Americana

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The Low Anthem: Makeshift Americana

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The Low Anthem: Makeshift Americana

The Low Anthem: Makeshift Americana

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  • "Charlie Darwin"
  • "(Don't) Tremble"

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Three albums in, The Low Anthem again proves itself a quintessential purveyor of rootsy rock. Oh My God, Charlie Darwin celebrates the band's influences — Tom Waits, Neil Young, Bob Dylan — and captures The Low Anthem in a makeshift studio. The setting provides a raw, natural environment for sleepy songs and on-the-road ramblers.

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