Vinyl LP pressing. Pedro the Lion's third full-length album Control (2002) heralded another beautiful progression within the band's sound and lyrical vision. A deepening complexity to their songwriting mirrors the complexity of messages and lyrical content. Anchored by trademark rolling, indelible hooks and Dave Bazan's vocals, which swing from sweet indictments to mournful mocking, Pedro the Lion digs deep here to examine the vast disparity between the "haves" and the "have-nots." In early 2006, Bazan retired the Pedro the Lion moniker to continue on with solo work under his own name.
Track List: 1.1 Options 1.2 Rapture 1.3 Penetration 1.4 Indian Summer 1.5 Progress 2.1 Magazine 2.2 Rehearsal 2.3 Second Best 2.4 Priests and Paramedics 2.5 Rejoice