Lia Ices - Grown Unknown

 
 
SoundStage Direct, LLC BBB Business Review

free shipping Worldwide using FedEx, UPS, and USPS

What Our
Customers Say

Contact Us

SoundStageDirect, LLC
212 Decatur Street
Doylestown, PA 18901

Call Toll Free
1-877-WAX-TRAX (929-8729)

Local & International
267-247-5051

Monday - Friday
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (EST)

Saturday
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (EST)

Customer Service is also available by Email or the Web.

Coupon Code RSD10
Recently viewed pages:
 
 
 

Grown Unknown by Lia Ices

Grown Unknown
Vinyl LP - Sealed

Grown Unknown
by Lia Ices

Our Price:
$16.99
Add Grown Unknown to your wishlist
Hurry, only 1 left! Usually ships within one business day!
Product Code:
ADAD-JAG-8014
Label:
Jagjaguwar
Genre:
Rock
Format:
Vinyl LP - Sealed
UPC:
656605218014
  • Description
  • Features
  • Track Listing
  • Specifications
  • Reviews
  • Set Up Instructions
  • Dimensions
  • More Info
  • About ATL
  • Why Buy?
  • Includes
  • Tonearm
  • Industry Reviews
True to the ever-present dichotomies that serve as a source of inspiration for her, Lia Ices' emotionally driven and experimental pop music is both avant-garde and timeless. A natural yet refined grace permeates her work: she is a piano herself. Dancing on a finely crafted line between the percussive qualities of her instrument, and the melodic elements within the rhythm of her voice, Ices' music reveals itself as epiphany. With such overt elegance as if from a bygone era, listening to her songs inspires a psychic time slip, and its hard to know if you're wading in the warmest of memories or awed by the invention and glow of new surroundings.

The album starts with an inviting whisper on stand-out track "Love is Won." Less than a minute in, we start to catch a glimpse at the depths of the record as we find ourselves, all of a sudden, in the midst of a swaying, swaggering down tempo soul, punctuated by bass and drum interplay.

The quiet moments are very quiet, and the space within them is palpable. On "Lilac," a single voice occupies the intimate yet expansive space generated by sparse acoustic guitar and bass. Such a delicate balance is struck that when slight brushwork enters, its impact is surprisingly startling. Ices' voice floats and flutters around you, like the leaves from trees on a fleeting fall day, and the instrumentation matches that subtle dynamism.

Appearing as a guest vocalist for "Daphne," the only duet on the album, is Justin Vernon of Bon Iver. The magic generated by Ices' and Vernon's voices together is quite simply a powerful thing. Grown Unknown was recorded at The Clubhouse, Rhinebeck, NY, and mixed at Rare Book Room, NY, NY.

1. Love is Won
2. Daphne
3. Little Marriage
4. Bag of Wind
5. Grown Unknown
6. After is Always Before
7. Ice Wine
8. Lilac
9. New Myth

Customer Reviews for Grown Unknown

No rating yet... Be the first to rate this product!

This Week's Bestselling Artist > Lia Ices Vinyl Records



Grown Unknown

$16.99


Wish You Were Here / Late Night

$7.99

SoundStageDirect Glossary

VINYL RECORDS

Vinyl records are able to capture the purest quality of recorded music in true form. This is possible because the initial recording is captured on an analog source (usually tape) for the ultimate in High Fidelity sound, it is then pressed onto virgin vinyl. Analog recordings capture the bottom end (or bass) while adding sweetness to the high end (or treble) better than any digital recording ever could. Analog systems are still commonly used before they are digitally transferred to CD. This means that the sound then is altered in the transfer process when CD's are produced. The word fidelity means accuracy and faithfulness. High Fidelity sound is faithful to the original sound made by the artist, capturing maximum accuracy of what was intended for the listener to hear. Vinyl records capture those sounds for the ultimate High Fidelity listening experience!

180/200 GRAM Vinyl LP

These vinyl records are produced with 180 or 200 grams of high definition premium grade virgin vinyl. This is a higher quality audiophile pressing than the typical vinyl record of 100-120 grams. These limited edition LP's are manufactured with the hi-fi enthusiast in mind. A 180 or 200 gram LP is sometimes also referred to as an audiophile pressing, there is a higher bass response and an even warmer High Fidelity sound. 180 or 200 grams LP's are typically manufactured in limited amounts and are considered collectables, commanding a higher price.

VINYL REISSUES

Typically, a vinyl reissue is a repressing of an original LP, usually extracted from the recording's master-tapes. In some cases, reissues are remastered to lower surface noise and improve overall sonics. Reissues help preserve the music of an original recording, especially when original LPs become unavailable or can no longer be found. Reissues can be pressed on a variety of thickness from 150 gram to 200 gram and offer a great opportunity for records collectors to own many classic recordings.