This Week in the Mercury

Award Season

Books

Award Season

Portland's Eisner Nominees


The Many Moods of Bill Rieflin

Music

The Many Moods of Bill Rieflin

Fripp, Buck, and Others Make Slow Music



Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Grouper - "Hold the Way"

Posted by Ned Lannamann on Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 12:00 PM


Here's a video for one of the new Grouper songs, "Hold the Way," directed by Weston Currie. Its black and white, strobe-light quality is pretty eerie, and so's the song: Liz Harris starts with a ghostly choir, jarred by a static-y voice, then a peaceful, vibrating electric piano plays a soothing figure as Harris sings a gentle melody. "Hold the Way" is from Grouper's upcoming album Vessel release yet to be determined; probably not a full-length, although it may either be part of an upcoming 12" split with Roy Montgomery, or a standalone Grouper EP called Vessel, or both, or neither.

HT: Stereogum

Comments (3)

Showing 1-3 of 3

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-3 of 3

Comments are closed.

Tip for End Hits?
Email them here.

All contents © Index Newspapers, LLC

115 SW Ash St. Suite 600
Portland, OR 97204

Contact Info | Privacy Policy | Production Guidelines | Terms of Use | Takedown Policy