1. A mature, measured and very complete album 'Violet Cries' makes good on that early promise. Already receiving warm reviews, the record is set to be released next Monday (January 31st). Expectations are high amongst fans, so Esben And The Witch have decided to stream the album online. Available to hear for free, the band have included the entire.
  2. Limited two CD edition includes bonus CD containing four additional tracks. release from the critically acclaimed British trio. Esben paint a thick palette of sound, with echoes of late Scott Walker and Nick Cave in the instrumentation, Flowers of Romance-era PiL and Gang Gang Dance in it's tribal excursions, and female vocalists from Lisa Gerrard to PJ Harvey in Davies's powerful tremelo 5/5(1).
  3. I can just imagine the Witch, mutinous boot on amp, freak flag flapping under a blood red sky. Violet Cries is very much an 'album', though, 40 minutes into the heart of darkness. Its final.
  4. Jan 31,  · Yet when they hit form, such as on the epic Eumenides, Esben And The Witch can sound genuinely exciting. Violet Cries isn’t an easy album to get into, and it may well prove too impenetrable for the casual listener. They may not signal a Goth revival, but there’s enough promise here to justify keeping an eye on this Brighton trio.
  5. Immersing your mind into the depths of Violet Cries, the debut album from Esben and The Witch is to experience transportation to an alternate reality. Whether you happen to be listening at home, in the car on a frozen morning or caught between twin headphones on a bustling commute, you are suddenly relocated to a bleak and blasted heath; smoke and mist rushing by your ears as the sun.
  6. Esben and the Witch discography and songs: Music profile for Esben and the Witch, formed Genres: Ethereal Wave, Post-Rock, Dream Pop. Albums include Violet Cries, Wash the Sins Not Only the Face, and A New Nature.
  7. Violet Cries, an Album by Esben and the Witch. Released 31 January on Matador (catalog no. OLE; CD). Genres: Ethereal Wave. Featured peformers: Esben and the Witch (writer, recording engineer, aka_text mixing role_id aka_text, producer, aka_text artwork role_id aka_text), Matthew Twaites (recording engineer), Rodaidh McDonald (aka_text mixing role_id aka_text), .
  8. Esben and the Witch are a British three piece rock band formed in Brighton was released in October , followed by their debut album Violet Cries in January The band's second album, Wash the Sins Not Only the Face, was released After the release of the album they went on to release two more singles off the album, "Warpath" and.
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