Hotel Vast Horizon - Chris Whitley
Track Listing
  1. New Lost World
  2. Breaking Your Fall
  3. Frontier
  4. Hotel Vast Horizon
  5. Blues for André
Show All Tracks
  1. New Lost World
  2. Breaking Your Fall
  3. Frontier
  4. Hotel Vast Horizon
  5. Blues for André
  6. Assassin Song
  7. Wide Open Return
  8. Silhouette
  9. Insurrection at Newtown
  10. Free Interval
Show Fewer Tracks

Like Bob Dylan, Chris Whitley's music is deeply informed by the blues. But, also like Dylan, it is defined by a weird rhythmic amorphousness. What at first seems like indistinct strumming is soon brought into shape by angular melodies delivered in Whitley's unmistakable voice -- deep and seemingly sedated. Chord changes are transparent, falling in odd places and practically unrelated to his strumming. None of this is a bad thing. Whitley's music is powerfully original. On 2001's Rocket House, he employed a virtual orchestra ...

Hotel Vast Horizon 2003, Messenger Records

UPC: 632662101421

CD

Select
Hotel Vast Horizon

UPC: 3448969239128

CD

Select