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New Album Releases: Laura Veirs, The Shires, Manic Street Preachers and The Velvet Hands

It’s a theme that resonates through the 12 warm and gloriously melodic tracks here, each bursting with small detail: “No fear, no confusion, just a slither of the moon” as she sings on The Meadow, the album’s most ineffably beautiful song. The style is country, folk, broadly Americana, Viers’s voice sometimes soft, high and soaring, at other times as ro… ...

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Sufjan Joins Laura Veirs for New Song: Listen

Laura Veirs has shared a new song featuring Sufjan Stevens. Listen to “Watch Fire” below. The track appears on her forthcoming album The Lookout, which arrives April 13 via Raven Marching Band. “It was an honor to have Sufjan sing on this track as I admire him a lot,” said Veirs, who previously sang on Sufjan’s Carrie & Lowell, in ...

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