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Hawktail Formations PDDCD002 CD
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FormatAudio CD
Ordering NumberPDDCD002
Barcode877746002571
labelFree Dirt Records / Padiddle Records
Release date19/06/2020
salesrank150

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      Hawktail is the instrumental acoustic quartet of fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Jordan Tice, and mandolinist Dominick Leslie. Though at first glance it looks like an acoustic superpicker side-project, their all-original music is cohesive and unique, distinguishing them as an ensemble with a sound built from the ground up. Flush with orchestral sweeps and sparse vigils, with strains of the American South and the North Atlantic, this cosmopolitan sound is not what you’d expect from a string band. Formations has more conversational trades, improvisation, and sonic shifts than their debut. It’s playful and dramatic. Says Haas, “on ‘Eddie’s Attic’ we combine people on the same part in different ways. Unison, octave, together or staggered. Each instrument is like a character, and as they enter and exit, the scenes change. It’s simple stuff, but it really makes an impact when it’s clear.”

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      CD 1
      • 1.Annbjørg05:47
      • 2.Last One on the Line05:00
      • 3.Dandelion05:16
      • 4.The Tobogganist03:58
      • 5.Eddie's Attic04:47
      • 6.Padiddle05:03
      • 7.One Hour in Hungary06:58
      • Total:36:49