"Better Oblivion Community Center" is two great songwriters in one package. Fantastic album. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Stranger in the Alps is a record that I fell in love with slowly, but then all at once. Stranger in the Alps is among 2017's most exquisite releases. There is an element of West Coast Folk sound to the album but I'm looking forward to what she dies next. Indisputable soundtrack to 2020. So refreshing to hear someone express real life experiences in such a clearly understandable way. Gorgeous, melancholic record with a voice like butter, Reviewed in the United States on August 17, 2018. Mind be blown by the seat of my pants for such porky sorcery. Sold by Amazon.com Services LLC. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 23, 2018. One can only hope that it doesn't take a second record for Phoebe Bridgers to get the recognition she deserves. Caitlin White Facebook Twitter Pop Music Critic. You can listen to it pretty much anywhere. By age 20, she'd caught the ear of Ryan Adams, who listened to her perform her song "Killer" and invited her to record it in his studio the next day. Phoebe Bridgers fixates on boredom and death on her debut full-length Stranger in the Alps. It reminds me a little bit of Kathleen Edwards, "Failer", because she sings with this soft intimate voice on top of themes that can be very dark/sad/troubling. Reviewed in the United States on September 28, 2017. in order to get this to play the right way, i have to remove my slip mat. Motion Sickness 05. Phoebe Bridgers releases her debut album Stranger In The Alps.Produced by Tony Berg and Ethan Gruska, the ten haunting and introspective songs on Stranger In The Alps further introduces the 22-year-old Bridgers as a singular voice. Wibbly wibbly indeed. Phoebe's butter-like soft vocals will put you in a trance and you'll want to listen to it constantly. Beautiful, bittersweet, at times melancholic and at others, darkly funny. She is a master at lyrics along with her emotional acoustic folk vibe. a minor inconvenience but i also feel like i shouldn't have to take apart my turntable to play this. I hope she has a long and successful career, because if this debut album is any indication, she will have a lot of great music to offer us in the years to come. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2017 Lavender Vinyl release of Stranger In The Alps on Discogs. If you like the music of both of them - get it by all means. This won't be something played at your next party, though. The geography is unimportant. Katie Crutchfield just gets better and better with every record. One of the best records of these years! Lyrics and a voice that go together perfectly. years at farmers markets in her native Los Angeles. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. Tony Berg and Ethan Gruska, who were present on Stranger in the Alps, co-produced Punisher with Bridgers. I have played it several times and it doesn't improve. Bandcamp New & Notable Apr 24, 2020, I Need to Start a Gardenby Haley Heynderickx, supported by 391 fans who also own “Stranger in the Alps”, Indisputable soundtrack to 2020. She drowns in her dreams; then she wakes up … This record is haunting and magical. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! It's my go-to right now. Demi Moore 07. On September 22nd, Phoebe Bridgers will release her debut full-length, Stranger In The Alps. Katie Crutchfield just gets better and better with every record. Both the music and message are top notch. Reviewed in the United States on April 13, 2018. This is a fantastic album from the best, brightest and most creative singer-songwriter I've heard in years. Phoebe Bridgers’ Debut Album Takes No Prisoners — And Neither Does She. Stranger in the Alps is among 2017's most exquisite releases. I listened to the words of 'You missed my Heart' today for the first time - almost broke my heart. Reviewed in the United States on December 27, 2017. Phoebe Bridgers’ career has been propelled by fellow musicians. Phoebe Bridgers Stranger in the Alps Album Cover Large Banner 40"x40", Phoebe Bridgers American Indie Musician Wall Decor, Wall Hanging Price: $28.76 Original Price: $41.08 Best known for her work as a solo singer-songwriter, she is also known for being part of the musical groups boygenius (with Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus) and Better Oblivion Community Center (with Conor Oberst). My son introduced me to Phoebe's songs as a one to watch. years at farmers markets in her native Los Angeles. Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. The production by Tony Berg is incredible. i suppose that's the problem with 'peak vinyl' though. Ryan Adams, Conor Oberst, and Julien Baker have all sung the praises of the 23-year-old Los Angeles singer-songwriter… ‘Strangers In The Alps’ is a less a collection of songs and more a collection of feelings, a … That difference, played out over some incredible, wise-beyond-her-years songwriting, makes it one of the best albums of the year. great record, defective pressing. It is equal parts heart-warming and heart-wrenching, driven by a remarkable, vulnerable performance by the up-and-coming artist. Reviewed in the United States on October 18, 2017. peak vinyl makes for poor pressing quality. In the two short years since, Bridgers has toured or played with Conor Oberst, Julien Baker, City and Colour, Violent Femmes, Mitski, Television and Blake Babies among others. You Missed My Heart 03. Phoebe Lucille Bridgers (born August 17, 1994) is an American indie musician from Los Angeles, California. Among the best things I've heard this past year. 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