It is strictly forbidden to share links to albums via file sharing sites Zippyshare, Torrent, Kingdom Leaks etc. Last year saw re-presses of You Are My Sunshine and In Motion and this spring will bring the re-pressing of Beneath Medicine Tree of which there are still. Ixora is much more experimental compared to past releases and has a much mellower, soothing sound that grows more intense when putting on the headphones and really being engulfed. She's the site's Managing Feature Editor, as well as one of the two Missaligned Podcast co-hosts. The inner record sleeve features song lyrics in the album title font. I was already a huge fan of Ixora, but hearing it on vinyl has captured me even more.
In fact, the album plays extremely smooth — I found the sound to be more full and rich on this pressing than I had experienced via the mp3 files. After a six-year layoff from recording, and four years after staging a farewell tour, contemplative indie rockers Copeland reunited in the studio in 2014 to create a new studio album, Ixora. On the day of the news, thousands of Copeland fans rushed to preorder vinyl copies of Ixora with the promise that the record would be ready by the fall. A few options of color were given for this pressing: 3,000 white, 3,000 black and 300 blue with white splatter. This release is a gatefold with an insert, which serves as the inner sleeve. Featuring the group's original lineup of Aaron Marsh, Bryan Laurenson, Stephen Laurenson, and Jonathan Bucklew, Ixora the name comes from a type of flowering plant common in Florida finds Copeland embracing a more mature subject matter than they did on their early albums as befits men in their mid-thirties , but with the same moody and thoughtful musical approach that marked their best-known work.
. It's been almost six years since Copeland has released new music. Users who ignore this rule will be banned from the site. Overall, the package is lightweight and easy to handle. The record opens into a view of more ocean with some liner notes and a superimposed ixora flower.
This band can do no wrong, and even with a lengthy delay, Ixora is a must-own vinyl release for Copeland fans. The added element is one not present on most Copeland material and when placed against a largely-melancholy backdrop, it shows the risks taken to craft a record built on more reserved textures. If it was a joke, it was a cruel joke for the fans everywhere, but thankfully, later that year they would make good on that promise with the release of Ixora. You can follow him on. Packaging and Presentation As with most Copeland releases, the album artwork is gorgeous.
Has it Leaked is not a download site. Over the past decade, he has been a contributor for multiple online and print publications and was most recently an editor at PopMatters. When she's not eating her weight in burritos or attending various concerts, she can often be found reading a book or trying to keep tabs on the latest news happening around the world. The risks definitely have had their rewards. While the album was released on time, the vinyl copies were held up due to a manufacturing error that required a complete repressing. The choice to open with such soft textures is supplemented by the lyric sheet, where feelings of love bubble up from within without being overdone.
Creating a ethereal wonderland of sound, majestic instrumentation is truly the driving force, with impressive lyrical work only enhancing the experience further. At the end of January, good news finally came — the vinyl copies were ready and would begin shipping immediately. Every so often, our resident vinyl lover, Kiel Hauck, takes the time to talk about a recent vinyl release and gives a breakdown about everything from packaging to sound quality. Now that we have them in hand, the question is, was it worth the wait? The bass surprised me the most. In a video update, Copeland vocalist Aaron Marsh announced that the official release date for their upcoming album would be pushed back to November 24, 2014. Personnel: Aaron Marsh vocals, guitar, trombone, keyboards, percussion, programming ; Stephen Laurenson guitar, keyboards, programming ; Bryan Laurenson guitar, keyboards ; Joshua Dampier violin, viola ; Matthew Davis cello ; Jesse Bryant clarinet ; Dawn Hardy oboe ; Matt Evers bassoon ; Mikel Larrinaga saxophone ; Steve Jones trumpet ; Eva Stillinger French horn ; Jon Bucklew drums.
Those who pre-ordered the album will receive a digital copy November 14, and the bundles are expected to ship shortly afterwards. I received a blue copy, and the vinyl itself is quite pretty. And while I was prepared for that quality of work, it was the emotional toll a spin takes on you that surprised, a sentiment surely shared with most other listeners. Meghin Moore Meghin Moore is a Penn State grad and Pennsylvania native who resides in Virginia, happily nestled between Washington, D. Though each member has been pursuing new ventures, inside and outside of the music industry both collectively as well as individually, Aaron Marsh, Bryan Laurenson, Stephen Laurenson, and Jonathan Bucklew have reunited to record and self-release their 5th full-length album, Ixora. . .
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