Chelsea Wolfe Unknown Rooms: A Collection Of Acoustic Songs on LP
Northern California native Chelsea Wolfe's sound is best described with broad strokes: elemental, intense, radiant, ancient yet modern, intimate yet expansive, dark and sparkling. Hues of black metal and deep blues inform her ever-evolving electric folk, a warm force that wraps itself around the listener, encouraging uplift, seeking triumph. Her voice similarly haunts and soothes, with words that illuminate life's darker corners in order to reveal the unlikely truth and beauty hidden within.
In a way, Wolfe is on a journey to the surface of her own music. 2012 finds her releasing her first acoustic emanation on Sargent House, entitled Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs. The experience is a secret shared, a side of our heroine rarely seen or heard, and the making was as intimate as it gets: recorded in the woods of Northern California and at Wolfe's L.A. home, co-produced by her bandmate Ben Chisolm, with players Ezra Buchla (viola), Andrea Calderon (violin) and Daniel Denton (bass). Featuring the first single "The Way We Used To Be."
Chelsea Wolfe Unknown Rooms: A Collection Of Acoustic Songs Track Listing:
2. The Way We Used To
3. Spinning Centers
5. I Died With You
7. Our Work Was Good
8. Hyper Oz