Mercury Rev’s Dark Dream
Barney Hoskyns, Guardian, The, August 2001
ON MAY 28, 1998, Jonathan Donahue and Sean "Grasshopper" of Mercury Rev sat rather dejectedly in a diner in Woodstock, New York, and talked about the album they had just completed. They didn't seem to hold out much hope for Deserter's Songs, as they had titled the record, and one could hardly blame them.
Total word count of piece: 1511
Not yet registered to read this free article? Enter your email address in the first field below and we'll send you a password to read all free articles on Rock's Backpages. Once you've received it, please login using the same email address (as your username) plus the password you've been sent, using the LOGIN form below.
If you've registered (or are an RBP subscriber), you don't need to request a new password. Simply enter your email address and password in the LOGIN form below...
For full access to all RBP articles, click here to subscribe.
The email we send will come from the address firstname.lastname@example.org. If you don't receive the message please be sure to check any spam filters you may have in place.