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Ex-Titus Andronicus and Glen Rock, NJ resident Andrew Cedermark (he lives in Charlottesville, Virginia now) is releasing a split 7″ with Family Portrait next week via Underwater Peoples. Cedermark represents on Side A with “Untruth” and “Hard Livin’,” two things that can often go hand in hand. In his brief bio at Underwater Peoples he notes:

I have only ever played one show [now false]. With some friends on the night I graduated from college. We covered “Tugboat” by Galaxie 500 and “Amen” by Spacemen 3, and I was feeling a little ill, for I had a cold. Regardless, ribaldry and mirth were the orders of the evening and much fun was had by all.

You get some of that haze here mixed with a slightly muted take on Titus Andronicus’ ramshackle anthemics. It doesn’t open up right way either. All of which makes for satisfying repeat listens.

How it looks with images attached:

The Andrew Cedermark/Family Portrait 7″ is out 11/17 via Underwater Peoples. It comes with a CD-R and can be pre-ordered via that link a few words back. While you have the 7″ on your mind, here’s Family Portrait doing one of the songs they contribute, “Super Cool.”

Comments (7)
  1. this man makes me proud to be living in charlottesville right now. this is one of my favorite songs.

  2. Evan  |   Posted on Nov 11th, 2009 0

    Charlottesville is a nice area. It’s really pretty this time of year too.

  3. andrew is a cute pie.

  4. Julian Lynch  |   Posted on Nov 12th, 2009 0

    Andrew Cedarmark on Cedar Street!

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