LOVING PAUPERS, THE

LINES (JUMP UP RECORDS)

LOVING PAUPERS, THE - LINES 133784
Format:
1 LP
Release:
24.05.2019
Label:
JUMP UP RECORDS
Genre:
Dub/Reggae
Kat.-Nr.:
133784
Barcode:
0760137248811
Washington DC's Loving Paupers formed in 2015, featuring a talented cast of established and diverse regional musicians, including current and former members of third wave ska legends The Pietasters and The Smooths.

Make no mistake, The Loving Paupers are a reggae/dub outfit, but their music is heavily influenced by the likes of The Beatles, Kinks, Zombies, The Supremes, to the late Gregory Issacs, Sugar Minott, and Dennis Brown.

Featuring powerhouse lead vocalist Kelly Di Filippo, whose emotive style brings immediate comparisons to Chan Marshall (Cat Power), Jane Birkin, Kate Bush and even Joni Mitchell, in modern reggae circles the band is likened to recent output by Hollie Cook, The Frightnrs, and The Skints.

The Loving Paupers recorded their debut EP in 2016, working alongside Grammy Award winning Brazilian producer Victor Rice, and since have received rave reviews for performances at various festivals, to venues such as DC's 9:30 Club.

"Lines" is the band's debut full length album - ten melancholic songs that touch upon heartbreak and emotional dissidence, moody melodies enhanced once again by Victor Rice's loving touch.

Broken hearted roots reggae. Dreamy Lovers Rock vibes. Limited edition of 400, at random on red or black vinyl.
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. THE WORDS
  • 1.2. AND THE PIANO'S PLAYING
  • 1.3. STOP LOCKING THE FRONT DOOR
  • 1.4. ENEMY OF HISTORY
  • 1.5. WHAT I WANT
  • 1.6. WHAT I WANT
  • 1.7. LINES
  • 1.8. LET'S NOT REWIND THESE
  • 1.9. TAMBORINE IN JUST THE RIGHT HANDS
  • 1.10. WHERE'S MY WAVE
  • 1.11. SUBJECTIVE TRANSLATION