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Wednesday, August 24, 2005

August Born

August Born (see also Six Organs of Admission) has just realeased their S/T debut for Drag City on 8/23. August Born is the collaboration of Benjamin Chasny and Hiroyuki Usui, and their music rides the fine line of folk with an experimental twist providing us with a psych-folk super duo. Truely great music.
Track listing is as follows:

Blues to BeginEarth Burying SkyDead Bird Blues
More Dead Bird BluesLast Breath of the Bird
Birds & Sun & ClaySong of the Dead
ProvidenceA Thousand Butterflies
A Lot Like YouYou Will Be Warm

August Born
(mp3) A Thousand Butterflies

Six Organs of Admission
(mp3) 1000 Birds (live Hemlock '02)
(mp3) Close to the Sky (live Hemlock '02)
(qtv) All You've Left

posted by Matt Hayhurst @ 4:14 PM


  1. At 6:20 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    oh, if there any chance yo download itt from somewhere for free?
    answer please


  2. At 3:44 PM, Anonymous said…

    This cannot succeed in reality, that is exactly what I suppose.


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