Label: Universal Republic Records - 602527040561 Format: CD Album DVD DVD-Video All Media Deluxe Edition Country: Malaysia Genre: Rock Style: Alternative Rock, Folk Rock, Soft Rock
Hidden categories: Electronic Folk International. Memories of this time and these places, coupled with some of her own reflections and conclusions as a wife, mother and maturing woman, led to a spontaneous creative spell for the new album. Fire to Your Plain. And I was on my home ground where I wrote Little Earthquakes and there was a metamorphosis that happened. Filming these so-called visualettes became a significant catalyst for the development of the music of the album itself.
The scope of this set in comparison with the previous two offerings seems more like a retrenchment than anything else. Certainly the opener "Give," with its trip-hop rhythmic landscape and shifting backing vocals, slippery synth bass, and acoustic piano is beautifully constructed with a melody line that glides along a minor-key slant with a Middle Eastern tinge, and its lyric is both poignant and provocative.
The track listing goes on, and on, and on, and on. And if there is a problem with Abnormally Attracted to Sin , this is it: At the dawn of the CD era, it made sense on some level to be this "generous" with listeners. And to be honest, this set would have fared better for some real pruning. The title track is an eerie abstract exercise in ambience and atmospherics and its fragmented and provocative lyric is the perfect strategy to anchor it without losing its dreaminess.
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Most Recent Item Added. Like her previous two albums, themes of politics, religion and feminism run throughout, but there are no characters or overarching concepts surrounding the songs. Tori has spoken of this record as a return to her focus on being a composer after exploring the full band sound on previous albums. The deluxe version of this album came housed in a digipak which was nestled inside a die-cut slipcase, giving the illusion of looking through a "keyhole" on the back.
It also came complete with a special booklet and a bonus DVD titled the "Road Chronicles" featuring 16 films directed by Christian Lamb.
It was also available on some European both standard and deluxe and Australian standard only physical CD releases. Abnormally Attracted to Sin sold 41, copies during its first week of release in the US,  and peaked at no.
As of February , according to WorldWideAlbums, the album had sold , copies globally. Amos finished writing and composing Abnormally Attracted to Sin during the spring and summer of Musically, the album production features a dark and intricately "detailed sonic landscape", as Amos put it.
Of the trip-hop and electronic influences on the album, the artist stated: Maybe some of them are dark, rich caves. Amos served as record producer. The album is the first for Amos with Universal Republic , a "joint venture" that developed unexpectedly soon after her departure from her previous label. The album was also issued as a double vinyl LP album. Additionally, the album debuted at 2 on the following two genre-specific Billboard charts: The single was released for digital download on April 14, , in the US, and on May 25, in the UK, a week after the release of the album.
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