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Zach Condon, the man who is Beirut, is so absurdly talented and steeped in obscure European folk for a 21-year-old that it’s not surprising certain other musicians want to punch him. ‘Elephant Gun’ is yet more entirely charming, thoroughly odd marvelousness to stoke those envious blazes. Little more than mandolin, brass, military drumming and some gorgeous multi-layered harmonies, it is as odd and joyous as waking up off the coast of France in a yacht you never knew you… read more

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If I was young, I'd flee this town
I'd bury my dreams underground
As did I, we drink to die
We drink tonight

Beirut - Elephant Gun Lyrics

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  • capitu e nostalgia <3 [6]
  • Masterpiece !!!
  • APOTEÓTICO <3
  • luv ze lyrix
  • i've always wanted to dance to this song [4]
  • Mesmo que "Elephant Gun" esteja intimamente relacionada a minissérie "Capitu" (que por sinal, é de altíssima qualidade) devido ao seu encaixe perfeito à trama. não dá para menosprezar a incrível produção artística desse clipe, bem como sua intensidade. A banda conseguiu transmitir suas experiencias numa frequência tão simples e folclórica (cultural), que imperceptivelmente, nos sentimos partes soltas delas. Eis ai, uma de nossas maiores dádivas... A comunicação áudio-visual.
  • olhos de ressaca, olhos de cigana oblíqua e dissimulada
  • capitu e nostalgia <3 [5] essa música é lindaaaaaaa
  • Capitu <3
  • i've always wanted to dance to this song [3]

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