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Giant Sand – Long Stem Rant [25th Anniversary Edition] (2011)

Posted by on May 21, 2015 with No Commentsas

gAs reissue programmes go, few can be as deserved as Fire’s current project for Giant Sand. The records are being released to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the band in Tucson, Arizona. Over this time the band and their leader Howe Gelb have developed a cult following. Although they may not necessarily be the first name that jump to mind, Giant Sand’s influence has spread far and wide – one need only take a quick look at people who have appeared on their records or live over the years to see the respect in which Gelb is held: M. Ward, Juliana Hatfield, PJ Harvey, Vic Chesnutt, Jello Biafra to name but a few. On their most recent album, Blurry Blue Mountain, Gelb seemingly acknowledges his elder-of-the-scene status: “Now I amble 50, and the longest hours move so swiftly / such young fresh folk look to me as a pathfinder.’

 VBR-237 kbps | 104 MB | UL | UA

Giant Sand – Beyond The Valley Of Rain (2015)

Posted by on May 14, 2015 with No Commentsas

320 kbps | 272 MB | UL | UA

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Giant Sand – Heartbreak Pass (2015)

Posted by on May 5, 2015 with No Commentsas

320 kbps | 112 MB | UL | UA

Giant Sand – Cover Magazine (2001)

Posted by on January 28, 2014 with No Commentsas

mp3 320 kbps | 118 MB | UL | TB | KF

Giant Sand – Tucson (2012)

Posted by on June 1, 2012 with No Commentsas

Just when you thought Giant Sand couldn’t get any bigger, Howe Gelb has done just that by regrouping, expanding and magnifying his vision with the newest version of past ensembles, calling it (appropriately enough) GIANT GIANT SAND. As a sort of homage, he’s named the album Tucson after the town he’s called home for forty […]