The Fall and Rise of Edgar Bourchier and the Horrors of War - Limited Edition Dark Green Vinyl
Mick Harvey & Christopher Richard Barker
The Fall and Rise of Edgar Bourchier and the Horrors of War is the new album out on Mute 9 November 2018.
Dark green vinyl in gatefold sleeve with lyric book
The album examines the work of a long forgotten World War I poet, Edgar Bourchier, through his poetry as put to music in a concept album. Its release coincides with the 100th anniversary of the Armistice, on 11 November 2018.
In addition to Mick Harvey and Christopher Richard Barker, the album features contributions from J.P. Shilo, a long time collaborator of Harvey’s and Jade Imagine, Simon Breed and Alain Johannes as guest vocalists.
Vinyl Track-listing ** A1 Further Down the Line
A2 The Poetic Clown
A3 A Secret Hidden Message
A4 Poor Poor Surgeon Tim
A5 The Kindness of Ravens
A6 Softly Spoken Bill
A7 Pounding for Peace
B1 The Lost Bastard Son of War
B2 The Expressionist Tell #1
B3 The Expressionist Tell #2
B4 I am the Messenger
B5 The Eternal Black Darkness of my Death
B6 Corpse 564
Digital download included with vinyl + two extra tracks *The Darkling Fields of Stowborough and *Listen in the Twilight Breeze