Today, internationally acclaimed singer songwriter Agnes Obel
releases her sophomore album Aventine
in the US on Play It Again Sam. A striking collection of lush arrangements held together by Agnes' stunning voice, the album is now available on iTunes as well as inCD and heavyweight vinyl LP.
album cut "Fuel To Fire" is a breathtaking number that frames Agnes' delightfully beguiling vocals amidst a crashing tide of delicate piano chords & imposing string arrangements. The track can be streamed where it premiered with The Quietus
. You an also hear the full new Aventine record streaming HERE
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With a debut album compared by critics to the likes of PJ Harvey, Joanna Newsom, and Roy Orbison, Agnes' sparse chamber folk has been lauded worldwide. Originally from Copenhagen, Agnes has lived in Berlin since 2006, where Aventine
was recorded at her Chalk Wood Studios. The album was written, arranged, and produced by Agnes, who provides piano and vocals.
For more information on Agnes Obel, visit www.agnesobel.com