Sharon Van Etten: Tramp Demos (Bonus Disc)
Sharon Van Etten: Tramp (Deluxe Edition) Digital Album
Sharon Van Etten: Leonard b/w Life of His Own
Leonard is the second single from Tramp, the new album from Sharon Van Etten.The shimmering sound of Sharon Van Etten?s Jagjaguwar debut album, Tramp, both defies and illuminates the unsteadiness of a life in flux. Throughout the 14 months of scattered recording sessions, Van Etten was without a home -- crashing with friends and storing her possessions between varied locations. The only constant in Van Etten's life during this time was spent in Aaron Dessner's garage studio.
Sharon Van Etten: Tramp
The shimmering sound of Tramp both defies and illuminates the unsteadiness of a life in flux. During the 14 months of scattered recording sessions, Sharon Van Etten was without a home - crashing with friends and spreading out her possessions between various locations. The only constant during this time was when Van Etten returned to the garage studio of The National?s Aaron Dessner.The resulting album is an assured and strident one, and Tramp showcases an artist in control of her powers, incorporating vivid arrangements and instrumentation into the songwriting. It is a startling collection, filled with as much defiant rock as pious, minimal beauty. There are declarative hymns and remarkably sultry numbers. Tramp features many stupendous guests, as well, including Wye Oak?s Jenn Wasner, Julianna Barwick, and Beirut?s Zach Condon, and Dessner himself.