A Best of Rilo Kiley on the Moon

Rilo Kiley is the band that the supremely talented Ms Jenny Lewis was the singer from 1998 till 2011. Below is playlist of what I think are their finest moments chronologically by album. The first 8 tracks are taken from the various releases of their Initial Friend Ep and from their debut album Take Offs and Landings. The various tracks on the EP did show a lot of promise and variation but I find the album a bit flat except for the likes of the ambitious Plane Crash in C which is a good indicator of what was to come. The album that came next The Execution of All things is, I think, their best. It has a great sound – a combination of Pixies/Breeders rock n' roll with tinges of folk and county along with consistently great songs.

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