Hello, Blue Roses

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Hello, Blue Roses
Origin Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Years active 2008 (2008)–present
Labels Locust Music
Associated acts Bonaparte
Members Dan Bejar
Sydney Hermant

Hello, Blue Roses is a Canadian musical collaboration[1] involving Dan Bejar (of Destroyer and The New Pornographers) and his girlfriend, Sydney Hermant,[2] a visual artist from Vancouver.

Discography[edit]

Hello, Blue Roses' first album, The Portrait Is Finished and I Have Failed to Capture Your Beauty... was released on 22 January 2008 by Locust Music. Their sophomore album titled 'WZO' released on JAZ Records in February 2015[3] as both a digital download and limited-edition vinyl LP. Their name is a reference to a line from Tennessee William's The Glass Menagerie.

"The Portrait Is Finished and I Have Failed to Capture Your Beauty..." Track listing[edit]

  1. "Hello Blue Roses" - 2:35
  2. "Scarecrow" - 2:21
  3. "Paquita Reads by Candlelight" - 1:05
  4. "Shadow Falls" - 3:10
  5. "Heron Song" - 3:03
  6. "St. Angela" - 4:43
  7. "Coming Through Imposture" - 2:31
  8. "Golden Fruit" - 2:45
  9. "Come Darkness" - 2:32
  10. "Sunny Skies" - 3:05
  11. "Mediterranean Snow" - 2:34
  12. "Skeleton Aim" - 2:11
  13. "Sickly Star" - 2:32
  14. "Hymn" - 4:28

"WZO" Track listing[edit]

  1. "Amulet" - 2:56
  2. 'Telepathy' - 01:47
  3. 'Errant Sophia' - 02:53
  4. 'Brutalist Brick' - 04:01
  5. 'Wild Reed (A Crone's Advice to Her Daughter, Wild Reed)' - 03:46
  6. 'Crashing' - 02:24
  7. 'Wading Pools' - 01:59
  8. 'Ghosts' - 03:23
  9. 'Alizarian Cream' - 02:06
  10. 'Speak To Me' - 03:18

References[edit]

  1. ^ SPIN. SPIN Media LLC. March 2008. pp. 102–. Retrieved 6 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Hello Blue Roses' Bandcamp page [1] Bandcamp.com
  3. ^ http://pitchfork.com/news/58343-hello-blue-roses-destroyers-dan-bejar-frog-eyes-casey-mercer-release-new-album-wzo/