First Light's Freeze Singer Raymond Raposa dips from creaky country-gothic to jittery free-form jazz and fuzz-rock spasms in a smeary, hypnotic haze with First Light's Freeze . At… First Light's Freeze Singer Raymond Raposa dips from creaky country-gothic to jittery free-form jazz and fuzz-rock spasms in a smeary, hypnotic haze with First Light's Freeze . At… 2005-10-11 Castanets Indie Rock
Music Review

First Light's Freeze (2005)

EW's GRADE
B+

Details Release Date: Oct 11, 2005; Lead Performance: Castanets; Genre: Indie Rock

Singer Raymond Raposa dips from creaky country-gothic to jittery free-form jazz and fuzz-rock spasms in a smeary, hypnotic haze with First Light's Freeze. At times, the leap through the looking glass feels almost like an invasion of his privacy — then again, it's hard to refuse the invitation.

Originally posted Nov 04, 2005 Published in issue #849 Nov 11, 2005 Order article reprints