Fleet Foxes: Crack Up review

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With a string of consistently gorgeous albums, Seattle’s Fleet Foxes introduced their now-familiar cavernous, reverb-y folk sound to the world almost a decade ago- and rightfully cemented their status as an indie mainstay. 2011’s ‘Helplessness Blues’ was an epic listen: both vast and focused, sonically dramatic yet lyrically thoughtful: Fleet Foxes were surely here to stay. And then, just as fans and critics were desperate to hear more, they fell silent. Continue…