New On DVD [Issue
#20] Eels Eels With Strings: Live At Town Hall
Using his typically
unusual blend of instruments, Eels leader, Mark Oliver Everett, undertakes an
the ambitious project of interpreting his catalog with a seven-piece ensemble
playing: lap steel, upright bass, saw, mandolin, melodica, celeste, pump organ,
piano, and several other unusual instrument choices. The group delivers stellar
renditions of each track and breathes new life into the songs.