the leaf label
a meticulously arranged, orchestral pop album evoking sufjan stevens, with guests including david byrne, nels cline & soko.
described as a “pop polymath” by the new york times in his 30-odd years, seattle-based jherek bischoff has performed in numerous musical configurations, including parenthetical girls, xiu xiu ,the degenerate art ensemble, the dead science, amanda palmer & the wordless music orchestra. here he drafts in diverse friends to collaborate on his sumptuous vision of meta-pop. "multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer jherek bischoff is the missing link between the sombre undertones of ennio morricone & the unpredictability of john cale” nme.
- Introduction (Defeat)
- Eyes (feat. David Byrne)
- The Secret Of The Machines (feat. Greg Saunier)
- The Nest
- Your Ghost (feat. Craig Wedren)
- Counting (feat. Carla Bozulich)
- Young And Lovely
- Insomnia, Death And The Sea (feat. Dawn McCarthy)