Avalanche (Thea Gilmore album)

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Avalanche
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Studio album by Thea Gilmore
Released 9 September 2003
Studio The Forge, Oswestry; The Loft, Liverpool; Chapel Studios, South Thoresby, Lincs
Genre Rock, folk
Length 46:46
Label Hungry Dog
Producer Nigel Stonier
Thea Gilmore chronology
Songs from the Gutter
(2002)
Avalanche
(2003)
Loft Music
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[citation needed]
The Independent (favourable)[2]
Mojo 4/5 stars[3]
musicOMH (highly favourable)[4]
No Depression (mixed)[5]
Q 4/5 stars[3]
Time Out 4/5 stars[citation needed]
The Times (favourable)[citation needed]

Avalanche is the fifth album by English singer-songwriter Thea Gilmore. It was released on 9 September 2003 on the Hungry Dog record label. The album peaked at number 62 on the UK Albums Chart. Uncut magazine ranked Avalanche at number 59 of its "Albums of the Year" for 2003 and said of Gilmore: "You can here her growing in stature with every record she makes."[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Thea Gilmore, except where noted.

  1. "Rags and Bones" – 3:38
  2. "Have You Heard" – 3:26
  3. "Juliet (Keep That in Mind)" – 3:52
  4. "Avalanche" – 4:21
  5. "Mainstream" (Gilmore, Nigel Stonier) – 3:12
  6. "Pirate Moon" – 4:20
  7. "Apparition #13" – 3:27
  8. "Razor Valentine" – 3:46
  9. "God Knows" – 3:49
  10. "Heads Will Roll" – 2:33
  11. "Eight Months" – 5:33
  12. "The Cracks" – 4:49

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Horowitz, Hal. "Thea Gilmore Avalanche". AllMusic. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Staff writer (8 August 2003). "Album: Thea Gilmore, Avalanche, Hungry Dog". The Independent. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c "Thea Gilmore – Avalanche CD Album" > "Product Reviews". Muze/CD Universe. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  4. ^ Millington, Scott (11 August 2003). "Thea Gilmore – Avalanche". musicOMH. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  5. ^ Archive (staff writer) (31 October 2003). "Thea Gilmore – Avalanche". No Depression. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 

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