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Richard Dawson

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Weird World



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Released: 2nd Jun 2017

£11.99


2LP + download

Released: 2nd Jun 2017

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limited indies only heavyweight yellow 2lp + download

Released: 2nd Jun 2017

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this is it – this is dawson’s defining moment in which he combines the magical, esoteric and idiosyncratic qualities of his previous work to deliver a broad, immediately engaging and unrelentingly original masterpiece.

From its first beguilingly muted fanfare to its spectacular climax exploring a Dark Ages masseuse’s dangerous fascination with a mysterious artefact called the Pin of Quib, it will grab newcomers to Dawson’s work by the scruff of the neck and refuse to let them go until they have signed a pledge of life-long allegiance. fans of everyone from fairport convention to early animal collective to Joanna newsom to jack rose will find this enthralling.

Alex recommends: “Visionary renaissance prog - A folk saga of wholesome hopes and daring ideas”

“The most extraordinary record of the year so far” – the quietus

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Tracklist

  1. Herald
  2. Ogre
  3. Soldier
  4. Weaver
  5. Prostitute
  6. Shapeshifter
  7. Scientist
  8. Hob
  9. Beggar
  10. No-one
  11. Masseuse