Wrekmeister Harmonies have unveiled an album trailer for Light Falls which can be viewed here.
Light Falls is the experimental duo's seminal work. Released off Thrill Jockey, the album features core members, JR Robinson (vocals, guitar) and Esther Shaw (keyboards, piano, violin, vocals), as well as contributions from, Thierry Amar on (bass and contrabass), Sophie Trudeau (piano, violin and vocals), and Timothy Herzog (drums). A guest appearance is also made by Chicago musicians, Ryley Walker and Cooper Crain.
Light Falls is the fifth release from Wrekmeister Harmonies, following the Night Of Your Ascension LP (Thrill Jockey) JR Robinson, a core member of Wrekmeister Harmonies, says it was time to seek out new creative strategies, focusing his energy on a smaller collective.
The group's sonic palette continues to expand on what is their most focused, compelling and powerful release thus far.
Light Falls Track Listing:
1. Light Falls I - The Mantra
2. Light Falls II - The Light Burns Us All
3. Light Falls III - Light Sick
4. The Gathering
5. Where Have You Been My Lovely Son?
6. Some Were Save Some Drowned
7. My Lovely Son Reprise
Wrekmeister Harmonies Duo 2016 Tour Dates
Jul 9 - Denver, CO - Lost Lake Lounge
Jul 10 - Omaha, NE - Reverb Lounge
Jul 11 - Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry
Jul 12 - Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle
Jul 13 - Detroit, MI - El Club
Jul 14 - Toronto, ON - The Drake Hotel
Jul 15 - Montreal, QC - La Sala Rossa
Jul 16 - Hudson, NY - Half Moon
Jul 19 - Boston, MA - Great Scott
Jul 20 - Providence, RI - Aurora
Jul 21 - New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
Jul 22 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda’s
Jul 24 - Washington, D.C. - DC9
Jul 25 - Carrboro, NC - Cat’s Cradle Backstage
Jul 26 - Atlanta, GA - The Earl
Jul 27 - New Orleans, LA - Gasa Gasa
Jul 29 - Austin, TX - Sidewinder
Jul 30 - Dallas, TX - Dada
Aug 1 - Phoenix, AZ - Valley Bar
Aug 2 - San Diego, CA - Casbah
Aug 3 - Los Angeles, CA - The Echo
Aug 4 - San Francisco, CA - The Chapel
Aug 5 - Big Sur, CA - Henry Miller Library
Aug 7 - Vancouver, CA - Cobalt
Aug 8 - Seattle, WA - Barboza