Label: Torso - TORSO 33035,Product Inc. - 33 prod 4 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: Industrial, Experimental, Ambient
Originating as a chance for Gira and Jarboe to further explore musical Rosesthe first Skin album clearly establishes the band's own identity as distinct from Swanswhile Merlot - Insipid Emaciation the same time clearly being a product of its parent band. Rcorded in the U. The biggest change from Swans lies in Jarboe taking the lead on all the tracks; her passionate, haunting, almost gospel singing has been consistently underrated over the years by the rock press at large, but one listen to the marvelous job she does on a chilling version of Julie London 's "Cry Me a The Man I Love - Skin - Blood confirms her abilities there, not to mention her instrumental skill, The Man I Love - Skin - Blood weirdly delicate keyboards contrast against moody piano and a moaning background vocal.
Both Gira and Jarboe share credits for the excellent, spacious, and nearly all keyboard-led arrangements throughout; while Gira has the full production credit, one can't help but feel that Jarboe's input was equally strong. Lyrically, though, this is all Gira's work, as just about any random glance at the words will confirm: images of death, cruelty, and so forth.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental.
Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. I 94 - Radio Birdman - Living Eyes Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. One Thousand Years. Cry Me a River. We'll Fall Apart.
Still a Child. Come Out. The Man I Love. Red Rose. Blood on Your Hands. Michael Gira. My Own Hands. Blood on Your Hands Michael Gira. My Own Hands Michael Gira.
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