New Releases: The Flaming Lips, Susanne Sundfør & The Low Anthem
On this Autumnal Friday we have releases from three of Bella Union’s finest. The first of which is a live album from the incredible Susanne Sundfør who performed a recorded show at the Barbican last year. The album is available as a deluxe limited edition super-heavy Cornflower Blue double Vinyl including B/W fold out collage poster and deluxe CD including B/W fold out collage booklet. Order HERE.
“Innovative and genuinely captivating… a musician who has truly mastered her field” The Independent
“Scandinavian magical mystery tour induces euphoria” Evening Standard
Secondly we have another live album from legendary Oklahoma band The Flaming Lips, who performed with the Colorado Symphony. The album is available via Bella Union on Digital and CD from today, to then be followed by a vinyl release in January. The Flaming Lips performed their universally acclaimed 1999 album The Soft Bulletin in its entirety with the Colorado Symphony at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado. This particular event has been regarded by those in attendance as one of the most awe-inspiring, moving and magical moments of a lifetime. Order HERE.
“This is one of those albums people are going to obsess over for many years to come.” Pitchfork
“A joyous, celestial celebration of sound.” NME
And last but by no means least, The Low Anthem are releasing a tenth anniversary edition of their 2008 album ‘Oh My God, Charlie Darwin’. To celebrate the reissue, The Low Anthem will be heading out on tour across the US and Europe in 2019, which will include a London show at the Union Chapel tonight. Order HERE.
“These are magical songs laden with imagery and poignancy.” The Guardian
“The musical cadences employed in their songs leave the listener awash with comfort and the sense of homecoming.” Drowned In Sound