Various Artists

“Sky Girl (cd)”

ES002CD scanZoom inLabelEfficient Space
Cat. No.ES002CD
FormatEXCL1CDA
Orders fromFri, 08 Jul 2016
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Review

Full colour digisleeve Vital Sales Points Released by popular NTS show Noise In My Head - Liner notes from Ivan Smagghe and artwork from Misha Hollenbach (Perks and Mini) - Features many rarities reissued for the first time ever (Karen Marks’ most wanted Australian cold wave single last sold for 290€ while Once traded for 170€) - All tracks officially licensed, sourcing original masters when available - Includes digital download Tracklist 1. Linda Smith - I So Liked Spring , 2. Karen Marks - Cold Café , 3. Bruce Langhorne - Leaving Del Norte , 4. The Seraphims - Conciousness of Happening , 5. Garry Davenport - Sarra , 6. Some of My Best Friends Are Canadians - Feeling Sheepish , 7. The Rising Storm - Frozen Laughter , 8. Warfield Spillers - Daddy’s Little Girl , 9. Joyce Heath - I Wouldn’t Dream Of It , 10. Joe Tossini and Friends - Wild Dream , 11. Scott Seskind - I Remember , 12. Angel - Driving (Down) , 13. Nini Raviolette and Hugo Weris - Slow , 14. Nora Guthrie - Home Before Dark , 15. Once - Joanna Short info: Sky Girl is a mysteriously unshakeable companion, a deeply melancholic and sentimental journey through folk-pop, new wave and art music micro presses that span 1961-1991. A seemingly disparate suite of selections of forgotten fables by more or less neverknowns, Sky Girl forms a beautifully coherent and utterly sublime whole deftly compiled by French collectors DJ Sundae and Julien Dechery. From Scott Seskind’s adolescent musical road movie to Karen Marks’ icy Oz-wave, the charming DIY storytelling of Italian-American go-getter Joe Tossini and the ethereal slow dance themes of Parisian artists Nini Raviolette and Hugo Weris, Sky Girl resonates on a wide spectrum historically, geographically and stylistically. It unites in a singular, longing, almost intangible ambience. If the names sound wholly unfamiliar that doesn’t matter, the nature of the compositions swiftly nurtures an intimacy with these lonely, poignant, openhearted

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