Oh, My Darling

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This article is about an album by the Canadian singer-songwriter Basia Bulat. For the American western folk ballad, see Oh My Darling, Clementine.
Oh, My Darling
Studio album by Basia Bulat
Released April 30, 2007
Recorded January - September 2006
Genre Indie pop
Folk
Length 35:00
Label Rough Trade Records/Hardwood Records
Producer Howard Bilerman
Basia Bulat chronology
Oh, My Darling
(2007)
Heart of My Own
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Pitchfork Media (6.5/10)[1]

Oh, My Darling is the debut album by Canadian singer-songwriter Basia Bulat. It was recorded in Montreal[2] and produced by Howard Bilerman, whom Bulat met in 2006 and asked to work with.[3] It was originally released April 30, 2007 on Rough Trade Records in the United Kingdom. It then saw a Canadian release June 4, 2007 on Hardwood Records, the vanity label of fellow Canadian musician Hayden. On February 5, 2008, the album was released on Rough Trade Records in the United States.

The album was a nominee for the 2008 Polaris Music Prize.[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Before I Knew" - 1:12
  2. "I Was a Daughter" - 2:54
  3. "Little Waltz" - 2:52
  4. "December" - 2:49
  5. "Snakes and Ladders" - 3:09
  6. "Oh, My Darling" - 1:23
  7. "In the Night" - 3:00
  8. "Little One" - 3:18
  9. "Why Can't It Be Mine" - 3:30
  10. "The Pilgriming Vine" - 4:36
  11. "La-Da-Da" - 3:18
  12. "Birds of Paradise" - 4:09
  13. "A Secret" - 2:06

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pitchfork Media review
  2. ^ Carly Conway (2007-09-21). "Basia Bulat set to wow audiences at LOLA". www.gazette.uwo.ca. Retrieved 2010-08-01. 
  3. ^ Linda Laban (2008-09-19). "Oh, my, 'Darling'". www.boston.com. Retrieved 2010-08-01. 
  4. ^ Polaris Music Prize