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Stories From the City Stories From the Sea

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Published 10 years, 9 months ago



11 years, 2 months ago at Nov 9 17:18
PJ Harvey is capable of some amazing music at the best of times, but in this album she lays down a duet with Thom Yorke of Radiohead fame, and it's pretty much 100% more awesome than any other duet I can think of from the top of my head. Her distinctive voice sounds so coarse at times, but she makes dulcet tones in this album. I guess this is the most conventional of her releases.

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Description: H H 0 0 Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea--the sixth album from the most incendiary female British performer to emerge in the 1990s--is as powerful a record as any Polly Jean Harvey has made. Masterfully striking a balance between her blues-folk roots, avant-leanings, and soaring pop sensibility, it serves as a summary of Harvey's prior achievements. The abrasive, jagged guitars hark back to her fiery 1992 debut album, Dry, on the ballistic yet anthemic opener, "Big Exit," while the dreamy, opulent closer, "We Float," demonstrates her maturity as a songwriter. The clamor and emotional rush of a h ... (more)
Manufacturer: Island
Release date: 26 March 2013
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0731454814423 UPC: 731454814423
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