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BRIGHT EYES

LIFTED or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground: A Companion 

Dead Oceans



very limited gold 12" ep - 1 per customer

Released: 25th Nov 2022

£21.99


this wouldn’t be a bright eyes project if a moment devoted to appreciating the past weren’t turned into an opportunity to connect with the future.

that’s where the nine companion eps come in. or as oberst puts it, “the supplemental reading” for the primary reissues: one six-track ep per reissued album, each featuring five reworked songs from that album. “my thing was they had to sound different from the originals, we had to mess with them in a substantial way.” plus one cover that felt “of the era” in which that particular albums was made – a song that meant something to the band at the time. to help the eps come alive in the fullest way, bright eyes called in lots of old friends, like bridgers, m. ward, and welch and rawlings, as well as new ones like katie crutchfield of waxahatchee

LIFTED or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground: A Companion 

  1. The Big Picture
  2. You Will. You? Will. You? Will. You? Will.
  3. Laura Laurent
  4. Nothing Gets Crossed Out
  5. November
  6. Waste of Paint