WOLFE, CHELSEA

BIRTH OF VIOLENCE (SARGENT HOUSE)

WOLFE, CHELSEA - BIRTH OF VIOLENCE 134915
Format:
1 LP
Release:
13.09.2019
Label:
SARGENT HOUSE
Kat.-Nr.:
134915
Barcode:
0634457822016
Chelsea 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.

As a result, her solemn majesty and ominous elegance are more potent than ever on Birth of Violence.

There is a core element to Chelsea Wolfe's music-a kind of urgent spin on America's desolation blues-that's existed throughout the entirety of her career.

At the center, there has always been Wolfe's woeful longing and beguiling gravity, though the framework for compositions has continuously evolved based on whatever resources were available.

Her austere beginnings were gradually bolstered by electronics and filled out with full-band arrangements.

The music became increasingly dense and more centered around live performances. Her latest album, Birth of Violence, is a return to the reclusive nature of her earlier recordings
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. THE MOTHER ROAD
  • 1.2. AMERICAN DARKNESS
  • 1.3. BIRTH OF VIOLENCE
  • 1.4. DERANGED FOR ROCK & ROLL
  • 1.5. BE ALL THINGS
  • 1.6. ERDE
  • 1.7. WHEN ANGER TURNS TO HONEY
  • 1.8. DIRT UNIVERSE
  • 1.9. LITTLE GRAVE
  • 1.10. PREFACE TO A DREAM PLAY
  • 1.11. HIGHWAY
  • 1.12. THE STORM