Posts Tagged ‘julia holter’

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FYF 2016 @ EXPOSITION PARK

August 29th, 2016

What a way to close out Summer. FYF Fest was an exceptional lineup this year that included Kendrick Lamar, Grace Jones, LCD Soundsystem, Wolf Parade, Jagwar Ma, Charles Brady & his Extraordinaires, Banks & Steelz, Vince Staples, Explosions in the Sky, Blood Orange and much much more.

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JULIA HOLTER @ NEUEHOUSE

October 25th, 2015

After recently supporting Beirut at The Hollywood Palladium, multi-talented Julia Holter put on an intimate show at the NeueHouse in Hollywood. Inside the functional, but not completely finished room, Holter played her keyboard and sang her enchanting lyrics while attendees enjoyed their drinks and sat on stacks of shipping pallets repurposed as furniture.

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JULIA HOLTER: HAVE YOU IN MY WILDERNESS

September 18th, 2015

When Holter chooses to loosen the reins on her voice and howl at the moon a bit, as she does on the sublime and bittersweet “Betsy on the Roof”, the result is particularly thrilling. The melancholic sentiments behind the title track and “How Long?” are not undermined but rather underscored by its more sun-dappled moments on tracks like “Feel You” and “Everytime Boots”; as in life, perceived moments of joy and sorrow naturally complement one another, and the results are supernatural.

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LINDA PERHACS: THE SOUL OF ALL NATURAL THINGS

March 6th, 2014

Despite the wear-and-tear anyone working in the “healing arts” might experience by their 60s, Perhacs’ whispery soprano sounds nearly as angelic as ever, and it pairs seamlessly with the mosaic of vocalists who came to her aid on the album’s many woven song tapestries.

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JULIA HOLTER: LOUD CITY SONG

November 26th, 2013

Somewhere between the adornment of manufactured dimensionality and reference points, you get the feeling the record has more to say than it first appears to.