PREORDER: Civilian + Cut All the Wires: 2009–2011
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Ten years after its release, Wye Oak’s Civilian remains a raw, sinewy punch of a record—bleak and intense and lonely and self-assured all at once. The album unravels with the sort of self-questioning and uncertainty that come with youth, and its specific confidence in unflinchingly probing all of those emotions. When Andy Stack and Jenn Wasner released Civilian, it marked both the ascension and death of Wye Oak, or at least a version of it. Now, a decade later, Civilian + Cut All the Wires: 2009–2011 delves back into that pivotal record and adds a lost album of unreleased tracks and demos to Civilian’s universe.
Release Date: October 22nd, 2021
Record Label: Merge Records
Format + Color: Double LP on green swirl
01. Two Small Deaths
02. The Alter
03. Holy Holy
04. Dogs Eyes
08. Hot as Day
09. We Were Wealth
Cut All the Wires: 2009-2011 -
02. Civilian (demo)
03. No Words
05. Half a Double Man
06. Sinking Ship
07. Two Small Deaths (Daytrotter Session)
08. Holy Holy (demo)
10. Black is the Color
11. Ten Fingers
12. I’m Proud
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