Brian Eno with Kevin ShieldsThe Weight of History + Only Once Away My Son
DETAILSEvent: RECORD STORE DAY 2018
Release Date: 4/21/2018
Format: 12" Vinyl
Release type: RSD Exclusive Release
2-track double A side 12". "The unexpected, fully welcome, and deliriously successful pairing of professional ex-glam sound genius Brian Eno and his new sidekick, My Bloody Valentine noise sculptor Kevin Shields. Begging to be listened to on noise-canceling headphones or very, very loud speakers, the duo blast off with a drum track that is instantly, almost comically subsumed into a nine-minute sound-cleanse of bells, drones, and a soaring rocket flare that may be a guitar. Ambient but hardly static, its tones and textures return throughout, as if tracing long and inaudibly developing melodies. Not immediately identifiable as either Eno or Shields' work, a rich, enveloping piece of music" - Pitchfork.
A. The Weight Of History In Clouds AA. Only Once Away My Son