Reasons to shop with us » 0113 245 4399
- 0113 245 4399 (Mon-Fri, 9AM-5PM)
Grouper Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill
Vinyl LP, CD. Kranky.
- Vinyl LP £13.99
- Ltd third pressing LP on Yellow Electric, 1 copy per person (GR-002)
- Sold out.
- Vinyl LP £12.99 + shipping
- LP on Kranky (KRANK176LP)
- In stock. Ships in 1 working day. Hurry - limited stock!
- CD £11.99 + shipping
- CD on Kranky (KRANK176)
- Available to buy: buy now and we'll order it in for you from our supplier.
9/10 Brian Staff review, 01 October 2010
Grouper. More commonly known as Liz Harris, she's become a real cult smash on the underground in the past 2-3 years and many of us here have been seduced. I think this album has been out for years on Type but is HIGHLY sought after on vinyl. So now here's a private (re)press edition, now in a B&W sleeve. Many of her works are built around elements such as long, decaying, fuzzed-out drift 'n' drone washes, often with eerie, gliding disembodied vocals hovering spectrally in the ether. This album is a different beast though. There's a lot of hazily strummed acoustic guitar plus a deliciously weird chamber vibe throughout and her (beautiful) voice sounds multi-tracked & amorphous which adds a real air of otherworldliness & mystique to proceedings! This is a more intimate song-based album than some of her ghostlier outings and I think there's definitely strong psych-folk elements to this record. Yet it kind of has its own unique spiritual agenda & soundworld. Is it post-post-rock? It is certainly a rather haunting and spellbinding listen! I'd surely recommend it to fans of Christina Carter in that there's something beautifully ethereal yet very earthy & pure about this Woman's music. Don't delay as we probably will run out quite quickly!
9/10 Crustypunk Customer review, 19th April 2016(No review available.)
Tell us what you think of 'Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill' by Grouper. The best review each week wins a £10 voucher!
Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill by Grouper. Vinyl LP. GR-002.
Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill by Grouper. Vinyl LP. KRANK176LP.
This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.
Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill by Grouper. CD. KRANK176.
This item needs to be ordered in from our supplier. It usually ships in 7 days but delays are possible.
Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill by Grouper. CD. TYPE038CD.
More Grouper vinyl & staff recommendations, etc.
Set up your email alerts
Enter your email address and choose the artists/labels you want to know about and we'll email you whenever new stuff from them arrives.
More reviews & updates
Send us your reviews to earn NormanPoints and more...
Unit 20, Croydon House,
LS11 9RT, UK.
Company number: 06789647
Your random quote:
I'm off to the plane station.
Coming to see us in person?
Please read this first...
Timestamp: Saturday 27th August, 05:36:18
We're not your normal record shop...
Please note that whilst we're always happy to see you, we are not a normal record shop where you can come and browse the stacks.
There are no stacks.
Nope, instead we are basically a kind of crap lo-fi Argos for vinyl records. So, instead of trudging all the way to sunny Holbeck in anticipation of being able to flick through shelf after shelf of releases, please place your orders online first and use our 'In-store collect' option in the checkout.
Grab 1000 NormanPoints by signing up for our email alerts!
Sign up for our email alerts today and we'll add 1000 NormanPoints to your account. (You do have an account, right?)
NormanPoints can then be converted, at your leisure, into store credits.
How much are they worth? 1000 NormanPoints = £1. OK, so it won't pay your mortgage off...
Why sign up?
- All the latest news & reviews
- First dibs on certain exclusive records
- Advance warning of sales and promotions
- Twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays)
- Occasional extra updates