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The Heat


Download links and information about The Heat by Jesse Malin. This album was released in 2004 and it belongs to Rock, Country, Alternative Country, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist, Contemporary Folk genres. It contains 14 tracks with total duration of 50:52 minutes.

Artist: Jesse Malin
Release date: 2004
Genre: Rock, Country, Alternative Country, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist, Contemporary Folk
Tracks: 14
Duration: 50:52
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No. Title Length
1. Mona Lisa 2:45
2. Swingin' Man 4:07
3. Silver Manhattan 4:33
4. Arrested 4:02
5. Since Your In Love 4:05
6. Goin' Out West 2:23
7. Scars of Love 3:26
8. New World Order 3:04
9. About You 4:04
10. Block Island 4:32
11. Basement Home 2:53
12. Hotel Columbia 3:24
13. Indian Summer 3:22
14. God's Lonely People 4:12



On Jesse Malin’s second solo album, there’s healthy empathy for the downtrodden and broken and a worldview that’d do Martin Scorsese proud. “Arrested” is classic NYC singer/songwriter rock 'n' roll, detailing boxed-in city characters becoming aware of their own futility. Like observations from an apartment window above a coin laundry on a drug corner, where “the undercover makes the bust/But not before he gets a touch.” Then “Swinging Man” sees an improvident romantic on the lam who gets his: “We never had a baby but she got more tattoos/And I got more material for the blues.” The frontman of the ill-fated power-chorders D Generation came up in the shadow of Max’s Kansas City—too young to have been damaged in it and far enough away to romanticize. Throw in big sweeping production—with acoustic and slide guitars, droning organs, reverb, and piano—and some Midnight Cowboy and Lenny Bruce aesthetics, and it’s no wonder that Bruce Springsteen’s a huge fan of this 2004 release. Malin’s nasally delivery takes a minute, but his voice conveys real sadness (and bittersweet pop tones) when necessary.