Julianna Barwick is an American musician who was born in Louisiana and raised in Missouri. She currently lives in Brooklyn. Her music is built around multiple loops and layers of her voice. Barwick, who credits a rural, church choir upbringing for her sound, begins most tracks with a single phrase or refrain, then uses a loop station and the occasional piano or percussive instrument to build the song into a swirling mass of lush, ambient folk. She released her first two collections of songs, the full-length Sanguine and the EP Florine, in 2009 and 2010, respectively, before issuing her Asthmatic Kitty debut, The Magic Place, in 2011. Her newest album, Nepenthe, was released via Dead Oceans on August 20, 2013.
On the 27th of October 2013 Julianna played in the Sint-Dionysiuskerk, Sint-Denijs, Belgium, during her fall tour. This concert was programmed by concert venue De Kreun, who asked us to capture the spirit of the evening.
filmed and edited by Regina De Martelaere & Alexander Kerkhof
feathersonwings.com – 2014
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