Aldous Harding


  • Label 4AD
  • Genre Rock-Pop
  • Released 05/19/17 12/01/17
  • Cat no 4AD-0008-2 4ad0008LPRT

w/ exclusive live on KEXP bonus CD. (Ships out 12/1)

Rough Trade Exclusive White Vinyl. w/ exclusive live on KEXP bonus CD. (Ships out 12/1)

Rough Trade Albums of the Year 2017 No: 1

All copies come with Live at KEXP bonus CD. 4 amazing tracks live from their studio. Also available to buy as a 12" vinyl. Disarming in its desolate imagery and stark instrumentation, her songs draw from the core facets of life: death, birth, grief and love. There are few happy endings, but the power is in how Harding enters into battle; with a dancer's grace and a boxer's stance. Harding initially ignited interest with her eponymous debut album released just two years ago. With echoes of folk luminary Linda Perhacs, Harding's work is one step removed from the modern world, lying in the more savage and dramatic terrain where Kate Bush and Scott Walker reside, wrought with a wry wit and tena- cious gall.

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