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Grouper // Ruins LP

Grouper // Ruins LP

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American ambient popThis is a record released by artist Grouper on the country's long-established ambient label Kranky in 2014.

Contains 8 ambient folk songs composed only with piano.

Labels and other worksplease use this form. ///Click here to see more Kranky releases available at Tobira. 

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12 "black vinyl.

Liz Harris (Grouper):

"Ruins was made in Aljezur, Portugal in 2011 on a residency set up by Galeria Zé dos Bois. I recorded everything there except the last song, which I did at mother's house in 2004. Iʼm still surprised by what I wound up with. It was The first time Iʼd sat still for a few years; processed a lot of political anger and emotional garbage. Recorded pretty simply, with a portable 4-track, Sony stereo mic and an upright piano. When I was nʼt recording songs I was hiking several miles. to the beach. The path wound
through the ruins of several old estates and a small village.

The album is a document. A nod to that daily walk. Failed structures. Living in the remains of love. I left the songs the way they came (microwave beep from when power went out after a storm); I hope that the album bears some resemblance to the place that I was in. "

Artist: Grouper

Label: Kranky

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American ambient popThis is a record released by artist Grouper on the country's long-established ambient label Kranky in 2014.

Contains 8 ambient folk songs composed only with piano.

Labels and other worksplease use this form. ///Click here to see more Kranky releases available at Tobira. 

-------------------------

12 "black vinyl.

Liz Harris (Grouper):

"Ruins was made in Aljezur, Portugal in 2011 on a residency set up by Galeria Zé dos Bois. I recorded everything there except the last song, which I did at mother's house in 2004. Iʼm still surprised by what I wound up with. It was The first time Iʼd sat still for a few years; processed a lot of political anger and emotional garbage. Recorded pretty simply, with a portable 4-track, Sony stereo mic and an upright piano. When I was nʼt recording songs I was hiking several miles. to the beach. The path wound
through the ruins of several old estates and a small village.

The album is a document. A nod to that daily walk. Failed structures. Living in the remains of love. I left the songs the way they came (microwave beep from when power went out after a storm); I hope that the album bears some resemblance to the place that I was in. "

Artist: Grouper

Label: Kranky