North Star Deserter is a 2007 album by Vic Chesnutt. The backing musicians on the album are Guy Picciotto (guitarist and vocalist for the groups Rites of Spring and Fugazi) and Canadian Post-rock band, A Silver Mt. Zion. It was released on Constellation Records on August 27, 2007 (Europe), September 11, 2007 (rest of world).
Album · 2007 · 12 Songs. Zion Memorial Orchestra, Fugazi's Guy Picciotto, Bruce Cawdron of Godspeed! You Black Emperor, and others, Vic Chesnutt devises some of his career’s most inspired music. Not since his earliest days has he sounded so perfectly engaged. Warm" starts as a gentle acoustic prelude for the modest-yet-grand power of "Glossolalia," which climaxes with a wordless wail. The musicians backing Chesnutt are flexible and ego-free, giving his lyrics appropriate settings without insisting on gratuitous solo spots and often leaving the music spare. Everything I Say" builds.
In his liner notes to Vic Chesnutt's North Star Deserter, Jem Cohen wrote, "I make films, I'm no record producer. But I needed to bring these particular people together in this particular place.
North Star Deserter is a 2007 album by Vic Chesnutt. Studio album by. Vic Chesnutt.
Summary: The latest album includes guest appearances by Constellation artists A Silver Mt. Zion, members of Godspeed You! Black Emperor, and Fugazi's Guy Picciotto.
On North Star Deserter, Chesnutt is joined by high-profile guests such as Guy Piciotto of Fugazi, the entirety of A Silver Mt. Zion and Bruce Cawdron of Godspeed You! Black Emperor. At the risk of making the most obvious possible statement, when you put Canada's premier post-rock ensembles in a room with arguably one of the greatest songwriters of recent times and throw in a core member of one of the world's most celebrated punk bands and a number of members from varying other groups associated with the Constellation record label, the result is going to be interesting
This album has an average beat per minute of 113 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 71/147 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist North Star Deserter. BPM Profile North Star Deserter. Album starts at 117BPM, ends at 97BPM (-20), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Vic Chesnutt.
|Everything I Say|
|You Are Never Alone|
|Fodder On Her Wings|
|Rustic City Fathers|
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