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Album Review: Haunted Love - Spirit Revival

Album Review: Haunted Love - Spirit Revival

Thursday 6th October, 2011 10:16AM

The debut album proper from Auckland/Dunedin dark pop duo Haunted Love (Geva Downey and Rainy McMaster), Spirit Revival is a singularly weird exercise. Working with equally beguiling producer Ed Cake (Government Name: Edmund McWilliams), Haunted Love have fashioned an ethereal goth-lite song-writing platform. Making touchstones with not only the modern indie rock/singer songwriter fixation with RnB (think: Active Child, How To Dress Well, Dirty Projectors, etc), but also the musical theatre theatrics of Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, the end result is mercurial.

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