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How the Dead Live <a href="">Jordan Reyne</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
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I Loved it. Not many people make concept albums any more, and this one is beautifully done. The style is best described as alternative folk music/ folk noir but Jordan uses machine sounds as percussion and 19th century farm implements to augment the rhythms in a captivating way. According to her website the story is inspired by one of New Zealands first pioneer women, Susannah Hawes, and the CD follows a dialoge between Susannah and History herself. History has been sent to track Susannahs 'ordinary' life and is irritated with the lack of battles and adventure in the lonely west coast town of Karamea. Susannah suggests, however, that maybe it is those who are overlooked by History who are… Read more