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Watch This: The Relatives, 'We Need Love'

Posted 9:49am on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013

The story of Dallas' the Relatives is pretty extraordinary: the West brothers, Gean and Tommie, enjoyed some regional success in the early '70s with their Pentecostal fusion of soul and psychedelia, but didn't record a full-length debut until last summer.

Working with producer Jim Eno in Austin, The Electric Word marks the Relatives' freshman effort, and will be in stores next month. Here's a taste of the album, captured at the family's West Dallas church. We'll have much more on The Electric Word closer to its release.

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