The Forbidden EP

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All Music Guide - Jack Rabid
Idaho wastes no time releasing this five-songer after parting ways with Caroline Records, after a three-album deal with that label expired. Recording for a smaller outfit, Buzz, the group itself is also slightly smaller, as only leader Jeff Martin and inventive guitarist Dan Seta remain from the L.A. quartet that made the knockout Three Sheets to the Wind. That truly remarkable LP blew away their previous, respectable catalog. Accordingly, The Forbidden can't match the breath, the sucked-in air, the mix of riveting tension and endless spaces of time that that penultimate LP had. And it neglects the heart-pounding louder roar of songs such as "Pomegranate Bleeding." But a ...
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All Music Guide - Jack Rabid
Idaho wastes no time releasing this five-songer after parting ways with Caroline Records, after a three-album deal with that label expired. Recording for a smaller outfit, Buzz, the group itself is also slightly smaller, as only leader Jeff Martin and inventive guitarist Dan Seta remain from the L.A. quartet that made the knockout Three Sheets to the Wind. That truly remarkable LP blew away their previous, respectable catalog. Accordingly, The Forbidden can't match the breath, the sucked-in air, the mix of riveting tension and endless spaces of time that that penultimate LP had. And it neglects the heart-pounding louder roar of songs such as "Pomegranate Bleeding." But a brighter, prettier, friendlier Idaho is just as striking. The opening "The Thick and the Thin" and the sparkling "Goldenseal" display playful guitar trills that might have been unthinkable previously, without lightening the undercurrents that are now Idaho's fantastic, spectacular signature. "Hold Everything" and the sinister quiet of the acoustic "Apricots to Armagnac" chill like the drip of water in a dark cave. Best of all, the final song, "Bass Crawl," is a stunner just as Three Sheets closed with the tantalizing, incredibly billowing "Get You Back". It's a slow, seductive, provocative bit of creaking and shuddering that is commanded by a trembling, repeating guitar pattern and a lurking, sneaky bassline that booms and rumbles so menacingly.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/25/1997
  • Label: Buzz
  • UPC: 702044201220
  • Catalog Number: 12

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Idaho Primary Artist
Jeff Martin Synthesizer, Bass, Guitar, Percussion, Drums, Vocals
Dan Seta Bass, Guitar
Malone Koenig Background Vocals
John Goldman Bass
Technical Credits
Jeff Martin Producer, Art Direction
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