Davy is pop so lush it's easy to disappear within it: Schwartzman layers his arrangements with small details, from stairstepping basslines to murmuring organs, yet he never overstuffs the songs, he never loses sight of the beauty of the melody. Schwartzman is so in love with '60s pop that he understands why both the songs and records work, why the melodies linger and the textures remain in the imagination. Part of the appeal of classic pop is its brevity, how it never overstays its welcome, and Schwartzman follows suit here.
Davy is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed debut Nighttiming from Coconut Records. Featuring the single "Microphone" Jason Schwartzman's one man band creates another indie pop rock masterpiece in his sophomore effort. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample).
Coconut Records is an indie pop musical solo project by Schwartzman, which began in 2006. The debut album, Nighttiming, was released on Schwartzman’s Young Baby Records in 2007. The album had musical contributions by members of Incubus, as well as appearances by actresses Zooey Deschanel and Kirsten Dunst and Schwartzman's brother Robert. Coconut Records' second release, Davy, was released in January, 2009. Schwartzman's work has also been featured in many films and television programs
1. Microphone Lyrics.
As Schwartzman deadpans on new Coconut Records album Davy, "I was a drummer in a band that you've heard of"- or at least, heard. The other reason the guy gets a pass? He doesn't totally suck. Yeah, so it's a shin-high bar. But even pitting Davy against similar small-scale pop projects, it's a credible effort, laying claim to several instantly likeable, catchy songs indebted to the one-off British invasion cuts favored by director pal Wes Anderson, Revolver/Sgt
Indie-folk artist Coconut Records has created that album. For the sake of the metaphor, his sophomore release 'Davy' may as well be a warehouse of bologna; he oozes magnetism and is incredibly addictive - yet when looking at the record from an objective perspective, it's easy to see that 'Davy' has absolutely nothing going for him. He's not original, he's not a fully loaded vegemite sandwich; he's a pile of meat. So, all substance and no style" Yes, essentially
Coconut Records – Davy. Label: Young Baby Records – YBR-002-LP. Format: Vinyl, LP, Picture Disc. Great sounding picture discs in gatefold sleeves with embossed lettering (Davy). Every fan needs to own both og’s. Reply See 1 reply Notify me Helpful.
Davy by Coconut Records. chr? Any Fun. mix? I Am Young. More albums from Coconut Records. Artist : Coconut Records Released date : 2009 Label : Young Baby Records.