ConatusSACRED BONES 21169908 #ad - In the last three years nika roza Danilova has gone from being an outsider experimental teenage noise-maker to a full fledged internationally celebrated electronic pop musician. She has emerged as a figurehead- a self-produced, self-designed, self-taught independent woman. It was a huge feat to accomplish, and despite her age young, desolate, her geography mid-western, her accelerated scholastic requirements high school l and college were completed in three years each and her diminutive physical size 4"11, 90 lbs she has triumphed.
GhosteenGhosteen Ltd #ad - Ghosteen is migrating spirit. Nick Cave. Ghosteen is the seventeenth studio album from Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, following 2016's Skeleton Tree. 2019 release. The songs on the second album are their parents. It was mixed by nick cave, warren Ellis, Lance Powell and Andrew Dominik at Conway in Los Angeles. Shrink-wrapped.
. The songs on the first album are the children. Two CDs. The album was recorded in 2018 and early 2019 at Woodshed in Malibu, Nightbird in Los Angeles, Retreat in Brighton and Candybomber in Berlin.
TaigaMute 30071983 #ad - Masterful layers of composition are bathed in familiar atmospheric vocals, but a new sensibility is deeply present. Written on vashon island, wa and co-produced in Los Angeles, CA by Dean Hurley, Taiga is Nika’s fourth full-length album release. Nika is the sole singer and songwriter behind Zola Jesus’ many creative incarnations.
This album is a transition for Zola Jesus. Taiga is at once challenging and accessible, and is undeniably branded with what Nika terms a “piercing ambition. Shrink-wrapped.
NFR!Interscope #ad - Norman fucking rockwell! will be released on August 30, 2019 on Interscope Records. It is lana del rey's highly anticipated fifth studio album, including her Alternative radio hit, following four previously released instant grats, "Doin' Time. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
No Home RecordMatador Records #ad - The album opens with the restless “sketch artist, ” where Gordon sings about “dreaming in a tent” as the music shutters and skips like scenery through a car window. You don’t simply listen to Gordon’s music; you experience it. Songs discover themselves as they unspool, each one performing a test of the medium’s possibilities and limits.
. A co-founder of the legendary sonic youth, ikue mori, Gordon has performed all over the world, collaborating with many of music’s most exciting figures including Tony Conrad, Julie Cafritz and Stephen Malkmus. Her command is astonishing, but Gordon’s artistic curiosity remains the guiding force behind her music.
Most recently, gordon has been hitting the road with Body/Head, her spellbinding partnership with artist and musician Bill Nace. Coming october 11th: the debut solo record from Kim Gordon. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. It makes sense that this “american idea” as gordon says on the agitated rock track “Air BnB” of purchasing utopia permeates the record, as no place is this phenomenon more apparent than Los Angeles, where Gordon was born and recently returned to after several lifetimes on the east coast.
No Home Record #ad - Front to back, no Home Record is an expert operation in the uncanny. With a career spanning nearly four decades, Kim Gordon is one of the most prolific and visionary artists working today. It was a move precipitated by a number of seismic shifts in her personal life and undoubtedly plays a role in No Home Record’s fascination with transience.
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All MirrorsJAGJAGUWAR #ad - In the process of making this album, she found a new sound and voice, a blast of fury mixed with hard won self-acceptance. Shrink-wrapped. This is the journey on which we find Angel Olsen. Shrink-wrapped. Olsen's artistic beginnings as a collaborator shifted seamlessly to her magnificent, cryptic-to-cosmic solo work, and then she formed bands to play her songs, and her stages and audiences grew exponentially.
The descent into darkness is a trope we find time again across history, literature and film. Finding the capacity for new love and trusting change, even when you feel like a stranger. It is about walking away from the noise and realizing that you can have solitude and peace in your own thoughts, that your thoughts alone can be just as valid, if not more.
Shrink-wrapped. But all along, all mirrors, olsen was more concerned with a different kind of path, Big Mood new album, and on her vulnerable, we can see her taking an introspective deep dive towards internal destinations and revelations. This is a record about facing yourself and learning to forgive what you see.
All Mirrors #ad - In every way -from the making of it, to how I feel moving forward- this record is about owning up to your darkest side, to the words, " Olsen said. But there's also an abyss above. There's a winding white staircase that goes ever upward into the great unknown - each step, each turn, requiring a greater boldness and confidence than the one before.
VersionsSACRED BONES Versions #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. She recruited legendary industrial pioneer JG Thirlwell Foetus to do the arrangements. Shrink-wrapped. Rather than doing her standard Zola Jesus electronic set she decided she wanted to work with a classical composer who could arrange her songs for a quartet. Shrink-wrapped. On the heels of her conatus world tour, nika roza Danilova AKA Zola Jesus was offered an opportunity to perform at one of the most prestigious modern art museums in the world, NY's Guggenheim.
. If there is a common thread to Thirlwell's varied musical styles, it is dramatic intensity and evocative, cinematic quality.
7Sub Pop Records #ad - While the title is simply a number that represents our seventh record, the number 7 does represent some interesting connections in numerology. 1 and 7 have always shared a common look, so 7 feels like the perfect step in the sequence to act as a restart or “semi-first. Most early religions also had a fascination with 7 as being the highest level of spirituality, as in "Seventh Heaven.
At our best creative moments, we felt we were channeling some kind of heavy truth, and we sincerely hope the listeners will feel that. The societal insanity of 2016-17 was also deeply influential, as it must be for most artists these days. Throughout the process of recording 7, our goal was rebirth and rejuvenation.
Much love, Beach House Shrink-wrapped. The energy, pressures and conditions that our society places on women, lyrics and moods of much of this record grew from ruminations on the roles, past and present. Thematically, this record often deals with the beauty that arises in dealing with darkness; the empathy and love that grows from collective trauma; the place one reaches when they accept rather than deny.
7 #ad - 7 didn’t have a producer in the traditional sense. We wanted to rethink old methods and shed some self-imposed limitations. Looking back, there is quite a bit of chaos in these songs, and a pervasive dark field that we had little control over. Whenever we had a group of 3-4 songs that we were excited about, we would go to a “proper” recording studio and finish recording them there, in the process shortening the amount of time between the original idea and the finished song of the album’s 11 songs, 8 were finished at Carriage House in Stamford, CT and 2 at Palmetto Studio in Los Angeles.
Birth of ViolenceSargent House #ad - The result yields Wolfes most devastating work to date. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. As a result, her solemn majesty and ominous elegance are more potent than ever on Birth of Violence. The songs stem from humble beginnings little more than Wolfes voice and her Taylor acoustic guitar. Shrink-wrapped. Every chelsea wolfe album introduces new unorthodox textures and approaches, and the trajectory of her creative arc has generally aimed for larger and more imposing sounds, but Birth of Violence deliberately alters that course in favor of a more intimate atmosphere.
Her longtime musical collaborator ben chisholm recorded the songs in their own studio and helped fill them out with his modern production treatments and auxiliary flourishes from ongoing contributors Jess Gowrie drums and Ezra Buchla viola. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. There is a core element to chelsea Wolfes musica kind of urgent spin on Americas desolation blues thats existed throughout the entirety of her career.
Birth of Violence #ad - Wolfe has always been a conduit for a powerful energy, and while she has demonstrated a capacity to channel that somber beauty into a variety of forms, her gift as a songwriter is never more apparent than when she strips her songs down to a few key components. Beach House- 7.