Merritt wrote the album in a Paris apartment. The song "Broken" was nominated for an Americana Music Award for Song of the Year Merritt on stage in Seattle during 2010 Merritt has been the opening act for Joan Baez, Kris Kristofferson, and sang "The Star-. Release date: October, 2013. Label: Yep Roc Records. - - - - Stitch of the World. Release date: January 27, 2017.
Tift Merritt wastes no time gettin’ to it on Stitch of the World, kicking off with the rowdy, countrified folk of Dusty Old Man. Piano-led weeper Heartache Is an Uphill Climb follows in dramatic fashion, showcasing her commanding warble. Merritt’s deft songwriting contains multitudes, and she gets mystical on the album’s title track with a windswept arrangement that conjures dark desert nights. Iron & Wine, delivers a beauty of a feature on Wait for Me. Stitch of the World Tift Merritt.
Since she made her solo debut in 2002 with Bramble Rose, Merritt has yet to release an album that wasn't great, and she hasn't broken her streak with 2017's Stitch of the World. If there's any explanation for her low commercial profile, it's a matter of her strengths, not her weaknesses - Merritt stubbornly refuses to dumb herself or her music down, and she has no problem changing up her sound and style within an album, which makes her work a bit more challenging than that of the average chart-topping country or Americana act. these days.
Complete your Tift Merritt collection. referencing Stitch Of The World, LP, Album, YEP-2469. This is actually a really nice pressing-very quiet and flat as a pancake. No offenece to the US but I do not think it is actually a USA pressing. I think it is GZ, which I know does not instil confidence either but this is actually good. Musically, the album itself is excellent. Reply Notify me Helpful.
Stitch Of The World, Tift Merritt's sixth studio album, was written on a friend's farm in Marfa, Texas, at Merritt's California cabin, and in New York City in the wake of several major changes in her life. The album was recorded in Los Angeles while Merritt was six months pregnant, after which she relocated to her hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina. The time since the release of Traveling Alone has also found Merritt recording and touring with Andrew Bird in his Hands of Glory, MC Taylor's Hiss Golden Messenger, and classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein.
Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the this site or Apple Music playlist at the bottom of the page. So much breaks, wears down, fails in us," the poet Marge Piercy once wrote. We must forgive our broken promises - their sharp shards in our hands. But it's difficult to be that generous toward disappointment. That's what makes the forgiving qualities of Tift Merritt's new album, Stitch Of The World, so welcome. A dozen years ago, Merritt was mentioned in virtually every journalistic roundup of rising talent in the alt-country and Americana scenes.
Tift Merritt - Love Soldiers On 02:59. Tift Merritt - Heartache Is an Uphill Climb 03:14. Tift Merritt - Dusty Old Man 03:47. Tift Merritt - My Boat 04:13. Tift Merritt - Stitch of the World 03:54. Tift Merritt - Icarus 03:51. Tift Merritt - Proclamation Bones 03:16. Tift Merritt - Something Came Over Me 03:25. Tift Merritt - Eastern Light 04:34. Tift Merritt - Wait for Me 04:32.
In 2015, after almost two years on the road touring in support of her album Travelling Alone, Tift Merritt decided to take a year off the road, just to see what would happen to me. What happened, as Tift enjoyed the solitude of a friend’s ranch in Texas, was the inspiration to write. This was the starting process for Tift’s latest offering Stitch of The World. Her experiences during that period were to lead to songs inspired by her surroundings of the time. Wait For Me, about leaving the disappointments of the past behind and believing that good things are up ahead, was provoked by the long.
|Dusty Old Man|
|Heartache Is An Uphill Climb|
|Love Soldiers On|
|Stitch Of The World|
|Something Came Over Me|
|Wait For Me|
|Day He Died|
|Something Came Over Me (Acoustic)|
|Stitch Of The World (Acoustic)|
|YEP2469X||Tift Merritt||Stitch Of The World (CD, Album, Ltd)||Yep Roc Records||YEP2469X||US||2017|
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|YEP-2469||Tift Merritt||Stitch Of The World (CD, Album)||Yep Roc Records||YEP-2469||US||2017|
|YEP-2469||Tift Merritt||Stitch Of The World (LP, Album)||Yep Roc Records||YEP-2469||US||2017|