Many of the superlatives describing Angel Olsenrefer to how seemingly little it takes for her to leave an audience speechless, even spellbound. But Olsen has never been as timid as those descriptors imply, and the noisy, fiery hints in her earlier work find a fuller expression on her forthcoming LP, Burn Your Fire for No Witness, due out February 18th on Jagjaguwar. Here, Olsen sings with full-throated exultation, admonition, and bold, expressive melody. Also, with the help of producer John Congleton, her music now crackles with a churning, rumbling low end and a brighter energy.
This "collection of songs, grown in a year of heartbreak, travel, and transformation," tell us to leave, or to high-five a lover who is lacking, or to dance our way up and out of sorrow ... READ MORE