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Customer Reviews

a revelation

uplifting / bleak. reassuring / disturbing. soothing / troubling. chirpy / haunting. a beautifully multi-faceted album quite unlike - after many listens - anything I've ever heard. wonderful.

Wow, great album

Heard them on the radio, bought and listened to the album and absolutely love the sound and punchy beats,

Buy this album its superb


In the half-remembered wild interior . . .

I can never be bothered to review things; but this is different. This album is wonderful. Get it and you won't be disappointed.


Formed: 2000 in Austin, TX

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Originally conceived as a one-off collaboration between Okkervil River's Will Sheff and Kingfisher's Jonathan Meiburg, Shearwater continues the tradition of detailed, reflective songwriting set by classic artists like Nick Drake and Leonard Cohen and contemporary indie rock songwriters such as Bill Callahan and Will Oldham. The group began after Sheff and Meiburg had known each other for just a week, with the idea that the duo wanted to make an album called The Dissolving Room. The pair exchanged...
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