catalogue

LISTENER

BEING EMPTY : BEING FILLED (SOUNDS OF SUBTERRANIA)

LISTENER - BEING EMPTY : BEING FILLED 121258
format:
1 CD
release:
02.02.2018
label:
SOUNDS OF SUBTERRANIA
item ID:
121258
barcode:
4260016921713
If you want to make it easy, the basic theme of the new, fourth album "Being Empty: Being Filled" could be the reference to all the outstanding personalities being presented on it.

But it's not that easy, of course. Listener have become louder, the guitars more rocking, sometimes more angry.

Kris hits the drums as if there is no tomorrow. But this is just the musical side. The other is poetry and Dan sings, or should we say, talks, about life, with its edges, with the big moments, the many questions and the many failures, like no other singer in this world.

No pathos, no false theatricality obscures the view of the content of the narrative. This way Dan recounts his stories, which may be our stories, makes Listener by a long way one of the most interesting bands of today.

It is these analogies that best describe our time and let us understand them. This pointing out the contradictions without lifting your finger.

This warmth, which in the end still gives hope, makes their music unique.
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. PENT UP GENES
  • 1.2. LITTLE FOLDED FINGERS
  • 1.3. THERE'S MONEY IN THE WALLS
  • 1.4. ADD BLUE
  • 1.5. BLOODSHOT/NEW LOVE
  • 1.6. SHOCK AND VALUE
  • 1.7. WINDOW TO THE WORLD
  • 1.8. A LOVE LETTER TO DETROIT
  • 1.9. MANHATTAN PROJECTS
  • 1.10. PLAGUE DOCTOR