Lambchop began in the 1990s, at the time pronouncing itself “Nashville’s most fucked-up country band.” With ’This (Is What I Wanted To Tell You)’ Lambchop continue to innovate in the genre sometimes known as Alt Country. Their sound has morphed to encompass multiple genres, blending folk songwriting with the tones of urban soul.
Multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, experimental-pop, found-sound artist from Washington, DC. This album was created using only everyday found objects, found sounds, field recordings, and household items as instruments (and voice).
Is it the orchestra that’s all-powerful (“Tout Puissant)” or was it Marcel Duchamp? Or both? Founded in 2006, the Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp is a large-scale orchestral project. “Mixing free jazz, post punk, high life, brass band, symphonic mixtures and kraut rock, their sound only goes beyond the limits of genre. Transcendental, almost ritualistic, the music is coupled with powerful lyrics, declaimed in rage against a world that is falling apart.”