MP3 Serena Jost - Closer Than Far
A richly melodic, stylistically diverse masterpiece - a multi-instrumentalist who for quite a while played cello in Rasputina.
12 MP3 Songs
FOLK: Folk Pop, ROCK: Avant-Prog
Serena Jost is a Swiss-American singer/songwriter and cellist living in New York City.
Her new record, Closer Than Far, was produced by Brad Albetta (Martha Wainwright, Teddy Thompson) and mixed by Brad Albetta and Brian Fulk at Monkeyboy Studios in NYC. This stunning debut features Serena singing and playing guitar, cello and piano. Some of NYC’s tastiest musicians help to bring these remarkable songs to life, which “seamlessly merge classical and pop melodies”. (Lucidculture)
The amazing musicians who helped make this record: Julian Maile (Loser’s Lounge), producer Brad Albetta, and Colin Brooks (Dan Zanes), plus Greta Gertler, Bill Dobrow, Matt Johnson, Alice Bierhorst, Rima Fand, Todd Horton and Jim Brunberg.
CLOSER THAN FAR WAS RELEASED ON MARCH 3rd, 2008 AT JOE''S PUB, NYC!!!
Serena has performed at seminal NYC venues such as The Living Room, Barbes, Joe’s Pub, Tonic, Banjo Jim’s, Pete’s Candy Store, The Bowery Poetry Club, The Kitchen and St. Mark’s Church. She is an original member of Rasputina, the well-corseted cello group, has collaborated with numerous other artists including poet Dan Machlin, “Above Islands” (Immanent Audio), and has toured the United States and Europe extensively.
Beautiful digipack: Photos by Wendy Whitesell and Design by Growing Studio.
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