When The Haar Rolls In

James Yorkston - When The Haar Rolls In
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2008 Ratings: #98 / 789
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Based on 6 ratings
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September 1, 2008 / Release Date
LP / Format
- / Label
Folk / Genres
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On this album, Yorkston recaptures the promise of his earliest releases, whilst also revealing his growing confidence in adorning his tracks with multi-instrumental layers and soulful lyrics. From the outset on album opener, ‘B’s Jig’, Yorkston carves out lush arrangements with mandolin and harp, and accordingly on this track, wine glasses. Another title track is the pared back title track, referring to the dense fog which rolls in to the windswept coast of his native Fife, ... read more

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Track List

  1. B's Jig
  2. Tortoise Regrets Hare
  3. Temptation
  4. When The Haar Rolls In
  5. Queen Of Spain
  6. Midnight Feast
  7. Would You Have Me Born With Wooden Eyes?
  8. Summer's Not The Same Without You
  9. The Capture Of The Horse
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