Wovenhand - The Threshingfloor

Wovenhand - The Threshingfloor
Wovenhand - The Threshingfloor
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Glitterhouse (GRLP713)
Special Attributes: 180g Vinyl
Release Date: 2010
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"...At its best, this album is charged with the fiery spark that makes Edwards so compelling, and it finds both the beauty and ugliness in that. At its worst, it's still enjoyable, if less memorable..." (

"...Sixteen Horsepower was an interesting band for the way it drew mostly American folk traditions into an aggressive, modern sound. Wovenhand, which began as a side project and lately includes fellow Horsepower founder Pascal Humbert on bass, draws a little more expansively on folk traditions. On The Threshingfloor, the band's sixth studio album, you'll hear traces of Indian, Celtic, and Middle Eastern folk mixed in with the rock band setup and Anglo-Appalachian murder ballad templates. The title track is a great example of all these things coming together. The drums swipe at Edwards as he wails, occasionally slipping out of English to sing in a language I can't identify, and the guitar in the instrumental break sounds modeled on Arabic oud music. Many songs have a static chord structure or central drone that lends them a hypnotic quality..." (Read More:

Track List

A1 Sinking Hands        
A2 The Threshingfloor        
A3 A Holy Measure        
A4 Raise Her Hands        
A5 His Rest        
A6 Singing Grass

B1 Behind Your Breath        
B2 Truth
B3 Terre Haute
B4 Orchard Gate        
B5 Wheatstraw        
B6 Denver City 

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