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CategoryRock/Pop Albums, Rock CDs, Pop, Alternative, Singer/Songwriter, Folk


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Alas I Cannot Swim album for sale by Laura Marling was released Aug 19, 2008 on the Astralwerks label. From the first strains of the mysterious, galloping folk-thumper, "Ghosts," to the aching, string-laden lament of "Tap at my Window," there is something so authentic and sui generis about Laura Marling's debut album, that emphemeral attributes like her youth (18 years old at the time of the recording) and acclaim (Mercury Prize finalist) fall away, leaving nothing but a bright, burning ember of an album--an instant classic heralding a unique songwriting talent. Alas I Cannot Swim CD music Marling sings in a weary and conspiratorial whisper over muted guitars and dramatic but tastefully arranged strings and percussion. The acoustic set combines the autumnal textures of lo-fi poets like Beirut and Neutral Milk Hotel with the solidly melodic approach of classic Brit-folks like Richard Thompson, tied together by an assured voice that never reaches too hard, although occasionally bursts into a bluesy wail. Alas I Cannot Swim CD music contains a single disc with 12 songs.   ...See Full Description


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Click to hear an MP3 sound sampleTrkSong   
1Ghosts See All 5 Laura Marling GHOSTS Lyrics
2Old Stone See All 4 Laura Marling OLD STONE Lyrics
3Tap At My Window See All 4 Laura Marling TAP AT MY WINDOW Lyrics
4Failure See All 4 Laura Marling FAILURE Lyrics
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5You're No God See All 4 Laura Marling YOURE NO GOD Lyrics
6Cross Your Fingers See All 4 Laura Marling CROSS YOUR FINGERS Lyrics
7Crawled Out Of The Sea See All 3 Laura Marling CRAWLED OUT OF THE SEA Lyrics
8My Maniac And I
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9Night Terror See All 5 Laura Marling NIGHT TERROR Lyrics
10Captain and the Hourglass See All 4 Laura Marling CAPTAIN AND THE HOURGLASS Lyrics
11Shine See All 4 Laura Marling SHINE Lyrics
12Your Only Doll (Dora) See All 4 Laura Marling YOUR ONLY DOLL Lyrics
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CD Universe Part number7705553
LabelAstralwerks
Orig Year2008
Discs1
Release DateAug 19, 2008
Studio/LiveStudio
Mono/StereoStereo


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