Patty Griffin Patty Griffin 2LP
Patty Griffin Patty Griffin 2LP
Genre: Folk
Label: PGM
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Patty Griffin Patty Griffin 2LP

Patty Griffin

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SKU:
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UPC:
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Grammy Winning Folk Album On Double LP!

2020 Grammy Award Winner:
• Best Folk Album: Patty Griffin

GRAMMY® Award winner Patty Griffin releases her long-awaited album. The acclaimed singer-songwriter's 10th studio recording and first-ever eponymous LP arrives via her own PGM Recordings label via Thirty Tigers. The album was recorded predominantly at Griffin’s home in Austin, TX, with Griffin and longtime collaborator Craig Ross co-producing, while the band is made up of a number of friends and frequent accompanists, including Ross, guitarist David Pulkingham, drummer/percussionist Conrad Choucroun, cellist Lindsey Verrill, pianist Stephen Barber, and Robert Plant, who contributes backing vocals to the LP's "What Now" and "Coins".

There is no question that veteran singer-songwriter Patty Griffin's stunning 2015 release Servant Of Love was a milestone in her two decade and counting career. Nearly four years later, this self-titled follow-up confirms the previous set was no fluke. While nothing is as radical as Servant's title track with its Miles Davis-styled trumpet, there's plenty here to confirm that Griffin is one of folk music's most determined and genre-expanding artists. From the stark, stripped-down opening 'Mama's Worried,' with Griffin singing over David Pulkingham's nimble Spanish guitar, to 'What I Remember,' where she shifts into noir jazz/blues mode, and the world influence of the trancelike 'Boys from Tralee,' there is ample fresh, fertile ground covered. What hasn't changed is her emotionally laced voice and an often somber, melancholy outlook on life and love. That's especially evident in 'Had A Good Reason,' a wrenching exploration of why the protagonist's mother left, and the closing 'Just The Same,' a reflective observation of a dysfunctional relationship. These showcase a solo Griffin accompanying herself on guitar and piano. There are echoes of Joni Mitchell's landmark Blue with intimate stories that Griffin expresses in a solo environment. She even names a song 'River' (different than Joni's). But little approaches the force of 'The Wheel,' featuring a full band laying down a deep, swampy, Delta blues with a repeated lick as circular as the song's title. Its six-plus minutes pulse with increased intensity, unwinding with lyrics touching on everything from police brutality to war, as the singer's voice and the band's edgy attack create a powerful, hypnotic swirl. While fewer slow songs might better balance the often somber pacing, this hour-long program shows why Griffin is one of today's finest singer-songwriters; one who never rests on her impressive laurels by consistently challenging herself and her audience and coloring outside folk music's established boundaries.
-American Songwriter

Features

  • Double LP
  • Vinyl pressed by MPO
  • Gatefold jacket
  • Made in the EU
  • Limited time download card

Musicians

David Pulkingham guitar
Conrac Choucroun percussion
Lindsey Verrill cello
Stephen Barber piano
Robert Plant backing vocals ("What Now", "Coins")

Selections

Side A:

  1. Mama's Worried
  2. River
  3. Where I Come From

Side B:

  1. Hourglass
  2. Had A Good Reason
  3. Bluebeard
  4. What Now

Side C:

  1. Luminous Places
  2. Coins
  3. Boys From Tralee

Side D:

  1. The Wheel
  2. What I Remember
  3. Just The Same
Description

Grammy Winning Folk Album On Double LP!

2020 Grammy Award Winner:
• Best Folk Album: Patty Griffin

GRAMMY® Award winner Patty Griffin releases her long-awaited album. The acclaimed singer-songwriter's 10th studio recording and first-ever eponymous LP arrives via her own PGM Recordings label via Thirty Tigers. The album was recorded predominantly at Griffin’s home in Austin, TX, with Griffin and longtime collaborator Craig Ross co-producing, while the band is made up of a number of friends and frequent accompanists, including Ross, guitarist David Pulkingham, drummer/percussionist Conrad Choucroun, cellist Lindsey Verrill, pianist Stephen Barber, and Robert Plant, who contributes backing vocals to the LP's "What Now" and "Coins".

There is no question that veteran singer-songwriter Patty Griffin's stunning 2015 release Servant Of Love was a milestone in her two decade and counting career. Nearly four years later, this self-titled follow-up confirms the previous set was no fluke. While nothing is as radical as Servant's title track with its Miles Davis-styled trumpet, there's plenty here to confirm that Griffin is one of folk music's most determined and genre-expanding artists. From the stark, stripped-down opening 'Mama's Worried,' with Griffin singing over David Pulkingham's nimble Spanish guitar, to 'What I Remember,' where she shifts into noir jazz/blues mode, and the world influence of the trancelike 'Boys from Tralee,' there is ample fresh, fertile ground covered. What hasn't changed is her emotionally laced voice and an often somber, melancholy outlook on life and love. That's especially evident in 'Had A Good Reason,' a wrenching exploration of why the protagonist's mother left, and the closing 'Just The Same,' a reflective observation of a dysfunctional relationship. These showcase a solo Griffin accompanying herself on guitar and piano. There are echoes of Joni Mitchell's landmark Blue with intimate stories that Griffin expresses in a solo environment. She even names a song 'River' (different than Joni's). But little approaches the force of 'The Wheel,' featuring a full band laying down a deep, swampy, Delta blues with a repeated lick as circular as the song's title. Its six-plus minutes pulse with increased intensity, unwinding with lyrics touching on everything from police brutality to war, as the singer's voice and the band's edgy attack create a powerful, hypnotic swirl. While fewer slow songs might better balance the often somber pacing, this hour-long program shows why Griffin is one of today's finest singer-songwriters; one who never rests on her impressive laurels by consistently challenging herself and her audience and coloring outside folk music's established boundaries.
-American Songwriter

Features

  • Double LP
  • Vinyl pressed by MPO
  • Gatefold jacket
  • Made in the EU
  • Limited time download card

Musicians

David Pulkingham guitar
Conrac Choucroun percussion
Lindsey Verrill cello
Stephen Barber piano
Robert Plant backing vocals ("What Now", "Coins")

Selections

Side A:

  1. Mama's Worried
  2. River
  3. Where I Come From

Side B:

  1. Hourglass
  2. Had A Good Reason
  3. Bluebeard
  4. What Now

Side C:

  1. Luminous Places
  2. Coins
  3. Boys From Tralee

Side D:

  1. The Wheel
  2. What I Remember
  3. Just The Same
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Folk
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Patty Griffin
Title
Patty Griffin
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
11-29-2019
Release Date
01-10-2020
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
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