BC Camplight

Shortly After Takeoff [Love Record Stores Edition]

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  • BC Camplight - Shortly After Takeoff [Love Record Stores Edition]
29th January 2021 / LP / Bella Union
     

BC Camplight

Shortly After Takeoff [Love Record Stores Edition]

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Fired by his ongoing battle with mental illness, 'Shortly After Takeoff' is the final, and finest chapter of what Christinzio calls his “Manchester Trilogy”, following 2015’s “How To Die In The North” and 2018’s “Deportation Blues”. All three albums were created after the native Philadelphian had moved to Manchester. Like Deportation Blues, Shortly After Takeoff spans singer-songwriter classicism, gnarly synth-pop and ‘50s rock’n’roll, with Christinzio’s similarly distinctive, flexible vocal carrying a fearless approach to lyrical introspection, but the new album is a major leap forward in songwriting sophistication and lyrical communication.

+ Love Record Stores Edition is pressed on Ocean Blue coloured vinyl. 

It’s important to stress that this isn’t a redemption story,” he says. “I'm a guy who maybe lives a little hard and I’m in the thick of some heavy stuff. But as a result, I think I've made my best record.

Format /LP
Released /29th January 2021
Catalogue / BELLA1019VN
Barcode / 5400863040581
Artist / BC Camplight
Label /Bella Union
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