Music Review: “Up in the Pine” by Heather Woods


TRACK 1

“Up in the Pine”

From Heather Woods Broderick’s Glider

WESTERN VINYL

Liner notes: Prepare for liftoff (or vertigo) on this shimmering fusion of visceral, ethereal sounds, featuring acoustic guitars, murmuring synths, and swirling voices.

Behind the music: A member of Sharon Van Etten’s band, the Portland, Oregon, resident has cited everyone from Neil Young to William Faulkner as an influence.

Check it out if you like: Sound manipulators like Juana Molina and Julianna Barwick.

We couldn’t find a video for “Up in the Pine” online, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a feel for Woods Broderick. The above audio is of “A Call for Distrance” one of the other songs on Woods Broderick’s new album Glider.

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Truth #4: When we go to work, we're in the fight.

Truth #5: It's about minority rule.

Truth #6: The only thing that can save us is…us.

Please take a moment to see how all these truths add up, because what happens in the weeks and months ahead will reverberate for at least a generation and we better be prepared.

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