Last Days of Wonder

A collection of clippings from The Handsome Family album ‘Last Days of Wonder’.

“An unqualified triumph”Uncut

“a collection of mini masterpieces”The Independent On Sunday

“they imply the wild things at civilisation’s edge – brilliant!” Mojo

“songs of weirdness and wonder, set in a half wild, half urban, entirely mysterious place” The Guardian

“beautifully eerie – a wonderful album”Daily Telegraph

“words that in their everyday surrealism have no parallel in contemporary writing…it’s music that mines the deep veins of fatalism in the Appalachian voice”Greil Marcus – Granta

“music that moves forward by turning the clock back – haunting, primal and strangely heroic”The Times