Angel Olsen - Half Way Home

Angel Olsen - Half Way Home
Angel Olsen - Half Way Home
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Bathetic Records (BATH068)
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Release Date: 2012
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"...The Missouri-born Chicago psych folk musician and Will Oldham collaborator's magnificent second album is powered by her extraordinary voice, elegant strokes of wordplay, and a thoughtful, never morbid belief in the finality of death..." (

“..What makes Half Way Home magnificent is its openness to what could be, to potential. Yes, we're all going to die in the end, and you can get there by casting off all belief and going it alone, or gathering moss and weighing heavier, leaving a mark, going the distance with company. It's the battle between the internal and external, the transference of intention to what's really conveyed; the tug of war between wanting to be something to someone and offering them yourself in return, while keeping something for self-protection. It's a very open record about what goes on behind a staunch emotional guard; what Will Oldham said about that "mixture of apprehension and satisfaction at the same time" rings completely true. That battle and potential is best summed up in a line from the closing song: "It's known that the tiniest seed is both simple and wild."....” (Read More:

Track List (Listen the album in full here)

A1 Acrobat    
A2 The Waiting    
A3 Safe In The Womb    
A4 Lonely Universe    
A5 Can't Wait Until Tomorrow    

B1 Always Half Strange    
B2 You Are Song    
B3 Miranda    
B4 The Sky Opened Up    
B5 Free    
B6 Tiniest Seed

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