Dean Wareham vs Chevral Sombre - Dean Wareham vs Chevral Sombre
Dean Wareham has recorded an album of western dreampop with his friend Cheval Sombre. They take turns singing western themed songs by the likes of Marty Robbins, Ricky Nelson, Bob Dylan and Magnetic Fields. Produced by Jason Quever (Papercuts, Beach House) and with a band featuring Britta Phillips (Luna), Anthony LaMarca (the War on Drugs). Dean Wareham founded the bands Galaxie 500 and Luna. One-man-band Cheval Sombre (Chris Porpora) emerged in the 2000s, making recordings in his apartment on the Hudson River, on previous releases he worked with Dean & Britta, Sonic Boom and members of MGMT.