Julia Holter - Loud City Song (180g 2LP Gatefold Edition)

Country: E.U.
Label: Domino
Released: 20 Aug 2013
Genre: Electronic / Avant-Garde / Classical / Rock / Experimental
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* 180g 2LP Gatefold Edition

Description (English):
Loud City Song is the new studio recording by Los Angeles based artist Julia Holter. The album is her third full length release in as many years – following 2011’s groundbreaking debut Tragedy and last year’s follow-up, the critically lauded Ekstasis.

Her first studio album proper, Loud City Song is both a continuation and a furthering of the fiercely singular and focused vision displayed by its predecessors, taking as it does Holter’s rare gift for merging high concept, compositional prowess and experimentation with pop sensibility and applying it to a set of even more daringly beautiful arrangements and emotionally resonant songs.

The songs were coaxed out and finessed as demos in Holter’s bedroom studio and then coalesced into one thrillingly cohesive experience by Holter and co-producer Cole Marsden Grief-Neill and an ensemble of Los Angeles musicians. The result is an album of enormous ambition – taking its cues from the likes of Joni Mitchell and the poetry of Frank O’Hara but forging those inspirations into something resolutely unique.

Tracklisting:
A1 World
A2 Maxim’s I
B1 Horns Surrounding Me
B2 In The Green Wild
C1 Hello Stranger
C2 Maxim’s II
D1 He’s Running Through My Eyes
D2 This Is A True Heart
D3 City Appearing



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