Read Greil Marcus' typically wonderful article on Harry Smith, his Anthology of American Folk Music, and its influence on modern culture, including the Handsome Family

 


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Some of the greatest songs in the world in the past few years have been written by The Handsome Family.
-- Randall Roberts, Riverfront Times, St. Louis, MO 10/15/97

Watch this seven minute video clip from a great new documentary on Brett and Rennie from Dutch TV VPRO.


Visit the PRESS BOX for downloadable photos, one sheets and more

 

Read the Handsome Family Bio and Discography
Read about The Handsome Family Recordings on Carrot Top Records
See Handsome Family Tour Dates


Listen to mp3s

All the TVs in Town
Birds You Cannot See

from Twilight the latest album by The Handsome Family (saki027)

some songs from previous releases -

So Much Wine and When that Helicopter Comes from In the Air (saki023)

Weightless Again from Through the Trees (saki020)

Amelia Earhart vs. the Dancing Bear from Milk and Scissors (saki011)

Arlene from Odessa (saki005)



Read the Handsome Family Bio and Discography
Read about The Handsome Family recordings on Carrot Top Records
See Handsome Family Tour Dates

 

L I N K S

Greil Marcus names Twilight as his number one pick in his
Real Life Rock Top Ten
at Salon.com.

Robert Christgau raves as well in his Village Voice Consumer Guide

The Handsome Family built their own site.

Enjoy an awesome Handsome Family article in the always fabulous Toast.
Read a review of In the Air by Peter Margasak at the Chicago Reader
Check out this interview with Jim DeRogatis at the Chicago Sun Times
Read a review of Through the Trees at Salon

For booking information about The Handsome Family, visit High Road Touring.

 

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