once in a rare while there are albums that at first sound alright, and
then slowly with every listen you grant it, increasingly succeeds in
taking your breath away. Subway to Sally’s latest offering, “Nord
Nord Ost” is one of these rare albums. I got this promo in the mail
two days ago and it hardly stopped spinning.
have to admit that the only other album I have by STS is 1995’s
“MCMXCV”. The development of the band is naturally fairly big.
are so many hit songs on this album, and the current position of the
album in the German charts proves it. I can envision thousands of semi
to full on drunk Germans with greasy hair and beer bellies standing on
a field and screaming these songs into the night at just about any
German festival in 2006. It will be heart-moving and I’ll shed a
tear. I’ll try to be there!
album for any fan of German music!
tracks: All of them.