How The City Sings

Sam Carter

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1
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In Stock
Delivery Estimate
2-5 days
Genre
Folk, Singer Songwriter
Label
Captain Records
Released
April 8, 2016

Format: Compact Disc

£11.98

 

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The Limited Edition Autographed CD is now sold out and standard un-signed CD's will now be supplied.

Sam Carter's third album 'How The City Sings' captures this fervently admired singer, songwriter and guitarist at his most passionate and moving. Recorded live to tape in the studio, the album was produced by Dom Monks (who worked with Ethan Johns on records by Laura Marling, Paolo Nutini and The Staves) and keyboardist Neil Cowley (Neil Cowley Trio, best known for his contributions to Adele's 19 and 21 albums).

In addition to Neil, whose emotive piano lines were often improvised, the band includes fiddler Sam Sweeney (Bellowhead, Leveret and BBC Folk Musician of the Year) drummer Evan Jenkins (Neil Cowley Trio) and Sam's longstanding bassist Matt Ridley.

'How The City Sings' features twelve songs that are at times affectingly intimate and at others brimming with righteous rage. As the album formed, Sam began to notice these songs were shot through with images and aspects of London. After ten years living in the capital it had become not only the backdrop but a central player in the parts of his life these lyrics detailed. Unconsciously How The City Sings became a way of processing where he was, in every sense.

'How The City Sings' is the most personal album of Sam Carter's career, and when songs are this heartfelt and true they connect with us all.

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Key Value
Catalogue number CAP005
Barcode 0799439194960
Number of items 1
Packaging type Digipak
Imported No
Weight 66g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 142mm x 9mm x 125mm