RIYL: Loma, Midlake, Wye Oak, Phosphorescent

Label: Self-released

It has been a long time coming for Jonathan Meiburg, but we are finally graced with another Shearwater album. Since this is a fan driven album, it would only seem fit for Shearwater to make more of the melodic music he has always written but listening to the first track not only confirms that but shows that there will be some experimentation involved. The first track, ‘Xenarthran’ comes with a diving percussion and base line, strings and both electric and acoustic guitar. The song feels like I’m perusing through a lush forest without a care in the world yet knowing that the end of my journey is upon me (I wrote this before watching the official video. Damn I’m good!).

As I write this, two more LP’s have sold, so I’m going to shut up and post!

Also available are the CDs limited to 500 and signed as well.

The Details

These 2xLPs, limited to 500 copies, are pressed on 180-gram vinyl, signed by JM, and have "First Print Edition" printed on the inside sleeve. They are the first run of LPs pressed from the plated lacquer master.

Includes digital pre-order of The Great Awakening. You get 1 track now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it’s released.
digital album releases June 10, 2022
item ships out on or around June 1, 2022
edition of 500 - 34 remaining (as of 3/22/22 10:20am PST)

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Price $45

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