Rome Producer Danger Mouse (of Gnarls Barkley fame) and Italian composer Luppi have joined forces — and enlisted the vocal talents of Jack White and Norah… Rome Producer Danger Mouse (of Gnarls Barkley fame) and Italian composer Luppi have joined forces — and enlisted the vocal talents of Jack White and Norah… 2011-05-17 Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi Indie Rock Capitol
Music Review

Rome (2011)

Jack White, Norah Jones, ... | DREAM TEAM Daniele Luppi, Norah Jones, Danger Mouse (a.k.a. Brian Burton), and Jack White
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DREAM TEAM Daniele Luppi, Norah Jones, Danger Mouse (a.k.a. Brian Burton), and Jack White
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Details Release Date: May 17, 2011; Lead Performance: Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi; Genre: Indie Rock; Production: Capitol

Producer Danger Mouse (of Gnarls Barkley fame) and Italian composer Luppi have joined forces — and enlisted the vocal talents of Jack White and Norah Jones — to celebrate their shared love of classic spaghetti-Western soundscapes á la Ennio Morricone. White and Jones howl as if beaten both by desert heat and in spirit. On Rome, they masterfully conjure up a love story fit for the silver screen — shoot-outs and tumbleweeds included. A

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Originally posted May 11, 2011 Published in issue #1155 May 20, 2011 Order article reprints
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