"It was the most beautiful summer of my life." Memories — places, vacancies, allusions — are fundamental characters in Mary...
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"It was the most beautiful summer of my life." Memories — places, vacancies, allusions — are fundamental characters in Mary Lattimore's evocative craft. Inside her music, wordless narratives, indeﬁnite travelogues, and braided events skew into something enchantingly new. The Los Angeles-based harpist recorded her breakout 2016 album, At The Dam, during stops along a road trip across America, letting the serene landscapes of Joshua Tree and Marfa, Texas colour her compositions. In 2017, she presented Collected Pieces, a tape compiling sounds from her past life in Philadelphia: odes to the east coast, burning motels, and beach town convenience stores. In 2018, from a restorative station — a redwood barn, nestled in the hills above San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge — emanates Hundreds of Days, her second full-length LP with Ghostly International. The record sojourns between silences and speech, between microcosmic daily scenes and macrocosmic universal understandings, between being alien in promising new places and feeling torn from old native havens. It's an expansive new chapter in Lattimore's story, and an expression of mystiﬁed gratitude. A study in how ordinary components helix together to create an extraordinary world.
01. It Feels Like Floating 02. Never Saw Him Again 03. Hello From the Edge of the Earth 04. Baltic Birch 05. Their Faces Streaked With Light And Filled With Pity 06. On The Day You Saw The Dead Whale