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Album of the Week - 'The Golden Age'


21st May 2020
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This week, Charles Minett, our Product Design Director, shares his favourite album of the week - 'The Golden Age' by Woodkid.

"I first discovered Woodkid at a music festival in east London a few years back and with the spring of 2020 leaving the thought of many of outdoor listening a distant memory I have been returning to his debut and only album.

French creator Yoann Lemoine presents a simple bold but bold combination of fast paced drums, strings and vocals.

This album is a easy way to escape and is great way to stretch the capabilities of a powerful hi-fi systems, the louder you play it the better it gets!"

 

 

About the artist

Woodkid (real name Yoann Lemoine) is a French music video director and singer-songwriter. Before releasing his debut album 'The Golden Age', Woodkid directed music videos for world-renowned artists such as Yelle, Moby, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Lana Del Rey and Drake.

 

About the album

Inspired by his childhood 'The Golden Age' acts as a autobiographical album for Woodkid. Stylish and surrealist, 'The Golden Age' features incredible feasts for the ears such as 'I Love You' and the cinematic 'Run Boy Run'.

 

 

How to Listen

Spotify | Tidal | Apple Music

 


 

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