STYLE: Hard Music RATING Not Rated OUR PRODUCT CODE: 45520-18178 LABEL: Tooth & Nail 5099952147227 FORMAT: CD Album RELEASE DATE: 2008-05-09 RRP: £10.99
Showbread prefers recreating the band’s musical tone with every album, this album is no exception.
The first thing that makes this record special is the
fact that it is TWO records.
When the release date finally comes in the spring,
Showbread will be releasing TWO new albums on
the same day, each with twelve completely different songs. One album is called “Anorexia” and the other is called “Nervosa”.
The second special thing about these records is that they are soundtracks to a story called “Anorexia Nervosa” which is split into two, ten chapter segments, one segment comes included with one record and the second comes with the other.
As you read the story, the album acts as a musical
accompaniment to the text. Musically, the sound is
some of the most lush, organic as well as some of the most harsh, synthetic material we’ve ever done.
It’s sweeping and ominous, then jagged and