The White (EP)

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The White
EP by Agalloch
Released February 29, 2008 (2008-02-29)
Recorded 2004-2007
Genre Neofolk, dark ambient
Length 32:29
Label Vendlus
Agalloch chronology
Ashes Against the Grain
(2006)
The White
(2008)
The Demonstration Archive
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

The White is an EP by the band Agalloch released on February 29, 2008. The White, a follow-up to Agalloch's 2004 EP The Grey, completes a dichotomy of releases for Vendlus Records. The White contains seven neofolk and dark ambient tracks written and recorded between 2004 and 2007. The release is limited to 2000 copies.

The song "Sowilo Rune" (referencing the Sowilo rune) was posted on their Myspace on January 4. The songs "The Isle of Summer," "Summerisle Reprise," and "Sowilo Rune" contain samples from the 1973 film The Wicker Man. "Birch White" features vocalist John Haughm reciting the poem "Birch Tree" by A. S. J. Tessimond.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "The Isle of Summer"   3:58
2. "Birch Black"   2:40
3. "Hollow Stone"   4:15
4. "Pantheist"   7:17
5. "Birch White"   3:44
6. "Sowilo Rune"   5:40
7. "Summerisle Reprise"   4:55
Total length:
32:29

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. The White review allmusic.com. Retrieved on December 14, 2010.