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  • NEW YORK MUSIC DAILY: “ONE OF THE MOST HAUNTING AND INTRIGUING ALBUMS OF 2012″

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    Excerpted below, read the full review here:

    “Jon DeRosa’s latest album A Wolf in Preacher’s Clothes is sort of the missing link between Jarvis Cocker and Leonard Cohen…This one finds him alternating between dark, lushly crooned, Scott Walker-inflected chamber pop and more minimalist, postpunk-tinged, distantly creepy rock. Violinist Claudia Chopek’s string arrangements – also featuring Julia Kent on cello – are to die for, a rich, velvety chocolate truffle for the ears. Overhead, DeRosa’s nuanced, cat-ate-the-canary baritone lingers, sometimes ominous, sometimes with more than a hint of rakishness. And he paints a hell of a picture…”

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    Limited edition vinyl still available: Mother West Records
    CD available on Rocket Girl Records via Darla Records in the US / Rough Trade in the UK
    For updates and performance schedule: Jon DeRosa on Facebook and Twitter.