- To Be Still

Alela Diane - To Be Still
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on 13 reviews
2009 Rank: #80 / 806
USER SCORE
78
Based on
6 ratings

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Oct 1, 2017
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Alela Diane's 'To Be Still' may be fairly translucent musically and lyrically, but it is done in the best possible way. Her enchanting voice and captivating harmonies invoke transcendental experiences in the lush worlds her beautiful, poetical prose creates. No matter how transparent you perceive it, this album undoubtedly renders you lost amidst imagery, simple guitar compositions and Diane's captivating stories told by an even more captivating voice. To any criticism put forth for this album ... read more
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February 17, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Rough Trade / Label
aleladiane.com / Website
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END OF YEAR LISTS
# 47 - PopMatters
# 22 - Uncut
Track List
  1. Dry Grass & Shadows
  2. White As Diamonds
  3. Age Old Blue
  4. To Be Still
  5. Take Us Back
  6. The Alder Trees
  7. My Brambles
  8. The Ocean
  9. Every Path
  10. Tatted Lace
  11. Lady Divine
Contributions By
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