Black Lips - Arabia Mountain

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Album Review

Release date: 07 June 2011

Black Lips - Arabia Mountain

Album Review: Black Lips - 'Arabia Mountain'

Mark Ronson’s parps can’t spoil the riotous dumb fun

It sounds like an ’80s buddy cop movie. Him, the handsome superproducer for whom the word ‘dapper’ was invented. Them, the drug-addled, stale-semen-smelling garage rock-tards from Georgia. “You’re putting us on assignment together?” barks Mark Ronson at his commanding officer. “OK with me, boss,” says Black Lips’ singer Jared Swilley. That’s not quite how the strangest...

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  • Jun 1, 2011

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