Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (+CD)

Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (+CD)
Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (+CD)
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
Availability: Out Of Stock (Contact Us to know when this product will be available again)
Label (Code): Saddle Creek (LBJ-72 )
Special Attributes: 180g Vinyl includes the cd of the album
Release Date: 2005
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"...With 'I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning' he's top of his game and the result is near heart-stopping, allowing us to sit half in the ideal world of Conor and half inside a cauldron of 3am thoughts..." (

"...For most listeners, the biggest draw to Bright Eyes is Oberst's lyrics. Perhaps the best description that can be applied to his lyrics is something that the aforementioned Dylan used to describe the music of The Clancy Brothers: "[With their music, they could] Take a sword, cut off your head, and then weep." Heartfelt, melancholy, bare, and honest, Oberst is able to deftly find the source of the world's angst and troubles, and turn it into something relative and familiar. While he might not write lyrics that will always cheer you up, he can certainly make you feel as if someone's been in your position before, cultivating an inherent feeling that's not quite happiness, but then again, it's not quite sadness either. The best thing about Oberst is that he can, with his words, rouse people to take inspiration from their sadness and negative feelings. In a sense, he won't solve your problems for you, but he'll give you the strength to solve them yourself....." (Read more:

Track List (Listen the album in full here)

A1 At The Bottom Of Everything
A2 We Are Nowhere And It's Now
A3 Old Soul Song (For The New World Order)
A4 Lua
A5 Train Under Water

B1 First Day Of My Life
B2 Another Travelin' Song
B3 Landlocked Blues
B4 Poison Oak
B5 Road To Joy 

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