Their third record, Such Jubilee , was released in May this year, and the two have been spending time on the road since then performing and promoting the album. Emily Frantz : Some mutual friends that we have play in a local bluegrass band called the Big Fat Gap, in a town where we live in North Carolina. They had a gig every week at this Mexican restaurant. It was technically their gig, but it always ended up being way more of a jam, because they would invite people. Your prior album [ This Side of Jordan ], was proclaimed your breakthrough. It was released on a bigger label, Yep Roc.
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Mandolin Orange is currently touring across 1 country and has 7 upcoming concerts. View all past concerts. I wish I had the lyrical and harmonic skills of Mandolin Orange, as I would be able to write a review that does them justice. Stunning would be a word I could use, Spiritual is another. Their complex slow controlled harmonies are out of this world.
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In town for a show at the Palace Theatre in St. But at the same time, we've been doing this for 11 years now, and a lot of people don't go 11 years before they get on TV, so at the same time, it felt really big but it also felt like, "OK, I think we earned our way to being here and it's time. I think I was glad when it was over. I was excited that it was happening, but I was even more excited when it was over.
The North Carolina duo have built a steady and growing fanbase with this kind of intimacy, and on Tides of A Teardrop , due out February 1, it is more potent than ever. You can hear the air between them—the taut space of shared understanding, as palpable as a magnetic field, that makes their music sound like two halves of an endlessly completing thought. Singer-songwriter Andrew Marlin and multi-instrumentalist Emily Frantz have honed this lamp glow intimacy for years. On Tides of A Teardrop , Marlin wrote the songs, as he usually does, in a sort of stream of consciousness, allowing words and phrases to pour out of him as he hunted for the chords and melodies.