Hip-hop / Funk
Electronic / Rock
Taken from the outstanding album with the same name. Audio source is FLAC, which I think the entire album really needs
Talent Night at the Ashram. The Freakishly Bizarre Yet Terribly True Tales of Sonny & The Sunsets. Antenna to the Afterworld. Sonny & the Sunsets are a beautiful west coast thing. Birthed from the sand, the surf, and twilight campfires down in Ocean Beach, Sonny & the Sunsets’ busted beach-pop songs spark recollections of doo wop's otherworldly despair, a dose of goofball humor from the Michael Hurley school, and positive possibilities exuded by Jonathan Richman.
But Sonny Smith’s songwriting makes its weirdness fit into a grander design, and Talent Night at the Ashram stretches that ability to new heights.
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This album has an average beat per minute of 121 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 75/201 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Talent Night at the Ashram. BPM Profile Talent Night at the Ashram. Album starts at 124BPM, ends at 110BPM (-14), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Sonny & The Sunsets. Hairdressers From Heaven.
Album · 2015 · 10 Songs. 4. 5. Alice Leaves for the Mountains.
As Smith was filming the videos, however, his concept never quite came to fruition and what emerged instead was an album full of little vignettes and ideas. As he was writing the scripts and hiring the actors (even shooting a few of the clips), the scripts began to morph into songs. Perhaps each of us can find ourselves in one of the characters depicted in Talent Night at the Ashram, be it a conspiratorial lover, or Erin at the health food stor. ut whoever we are, I think Sonny wants us to just go with it. – Lucy Rendler-Kaplan (Twitter rk78).
Talent Night at the Ashram.
Talent Night at the Ashram (Polyvinyl Record Co. 2015). Moods Baby Moods (Polyvinyl Record Co. 2016). Sees All Knows All (Empty Cellar Records 2016). Rod For Your Love (Easy Eye Sounds 2018). Hairdressers From Heaven (Rocks In Your Head Records 2019). Singles and EPs. "Love & Death" 7" + comic book (Soft Abuse 2009). Broom & Dustpan" 7" (Home Skillet 2009). The Hypnotist" 7" (Future Stress 2010). Retrieved 2015-04-05. 100 Records: Project turns on fictional jackets". San Francisco Chronicle.
On this new album, The Sunsets' always-catchy beach-pop takes a sharper turn toward 60s psych but, as Aquarium Drunkard notes, "There remains a backbone to Sonny's work rooted in letting all your weirdness out, even the darkest parts. Get a premiere in your inbox each week, listen to full album below.
|3||The Secluded Estate|
|4||Talent Night At The Ashram|
|5||Alice Leaves For The Mountains|
|6||Happy Carrot Health Food Store|
|7||Blot Out The Sun|
|PRC-288||Sonny And The Sunsets||Talent Night At The Ashram (LP, Album, Red)||Polyvinyl Record Company||PRC-288||US||2015|
|PRC-288||Sonny And The Sunsets||Talent Night At The Ashram (LP, Album, Ltd, S/Edition, Blu)||Polyvinyl Record Company||PRC-288||US||2015|
|L&L091||Sonny And The Sunsets||Talent Night At The Ashram (CD, Album)||Lost & Lonesome||L&L091||Australia||2015|
|PRC-288||Sonny And The Sunsets||Talent Night At The Ashram (Cass, Album)||Polyvinyl Record Company||PRC-288||US||2015|
Rock / Folk and Country
Folk and Country
Rock / Pop