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We Will Become Like Birds (Bonus Track)

Erin McKeown

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Customer Reviews

Profoundly Uplifting

This album will make you feel good. McKeown abandons some of her signature guitar virtuosity to make room for an atmospheric and at times ethereal experience produced by a superb ensemble of musicians and magnificent arrangements. EM's lyrics are subtle, profound, intense, and unpretentious as always - quite a feat considering the light-hearted, life affirming message that runs through most of the album - a theme that would likely morph into saccharin, bubblegum mush in less capable hands. EM keeps it real. She lifts your spirits without pandering. These songs will grow on you until you're either generally happier, or obsessed with Erin's music, or both.

There is one cheesy lyric on this album, one cliché, but it's an ancient latin phrase and she sings it in the original tongue, so, well, that's kind of awesome, no?

Per aspera, per ardua, ad astra. Right the !@# on, Ms. McKeown.

Fantastic

So good. Saved me from myself after a breakup.

Biography

Born: 1977 in Northampton, MA

Genre: Singer/Songwriter

Years Active: '90s, '00s

Raised in Fredricksburg, VA, singer/songwriter Erin McKeown began her folk career by performing in local clubs and coffeehouses at night. By day, she attended Brown University to study ethnomusicology, a field that would eventually fuel the diversity and depth of her own music. In 1995, McKeown entered the mid-Atlantic song contest held by the songwriters' association in Washington, DC, and finished as a semi-finalist. With proof that others believed in her talent, she worked hard to found a label...
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