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Soko - I Thought I Was An Alien
Tracklist
A1I Just Want To Make It New With You
A2I Thought I Was An Alien
A3People Always Look Better In The Sun (Part 1)
A4We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow
A5No More Home, No More Love
A6For Marlon
A7First Love Never Die
B1Treat Your Woman Right
B2How Are You
B3Don't You Touch Me
B4Destruction Of The Disgusting Ugly Hate
B5Happy Hippie Birthday
B6I I've Been Alone Too Long
B7Why Don't You Eat Me Now You Can
B8You Have A Power On Me

Soko
I Thought I Was An Alien

Because | Item No: 268333
Vinyl LP+CD | 2012 / EU – Original | New
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“When people ask me what kind of music I do,” says Soko, “I usually tell them - Punk secrets". Intimate, lo-fi, crazy, sexy, funny, tear-stained, heartbreaking, often all at once, the explosive young Frenchwoman’s songs have already touched people around the world, earning her a massive global following. At one mega-gig in Australia, she had 15,000 people singing along with her. Since her teens, Soko has been on a rollercoaster journey. From a stockpile of over 100 songs, she has now finally whittled down to a selection of 14, her debut album. Aptly entitled ‘I Thought I Was An Alien’, it’s full of love and loss and worry - the kind of fundamental, life-dictating human feelings, which are so far beyond rational explanation, they really ought to be kept under lock and key, along with that strange apparition from Roswell. Like one of her absolute heroes, Daniel Johnston, however, Soko has the rare ability to sing openly about those feelings, in a way which is utterly compelling, sometimes devastating, but also, completely uplifting. “Most of what I do is like crying on my guitar,” she says. “Why it took me so long to make my album?” she ponders. “It’s because I’m a control freak. I wanted to feel totally independent in my music. I wouldn’t've been able to release anything before I was sure I could produce myself, and I can play every single instrument, except strings and horns, and control every part that’s on the record, and know that I’ve chosen everything myself, or I’ve played it myself, or I made the arrangement for it.” Like innumerable bedsit troubadours of her generation, Soko started out with just her voice, her acoustic guitar, and GarageBand. After moving to Paris, her early demoes were picked up by radio stations in Denmark, Belgium and Australia, making her too much of a new pop thing, without her own consent. In 2007, her music was used in a Stella McCartney show in Paris. Soko played gigs with Daniel Johnston, MIA, Babyhambles, Adam Green, Jeffrey Lew
Item Details
Item No:268333
Artist:Soko
Titel:I Thought I Was An Alien
Label:Because
Katalog-Nr:BEC5161135
Format:Vinyl LP+CD, Vinyl, LP
Pressing:EU – Original
Release Date:2012
Genre:Rock / Indie
Style:Indierock / Alternative
Available since:15.03.2012
Condition:New
Price:19,99 €
Weight:350g (plus 250g Packaging)
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