Saltbreakers

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Saltbreakers
LauraVeirs-Saltbreakers.jpg
Studio album by Laura Veirs
Released March 17, 2007, October 12, 2018 (reissue)
Genre Folk
Length 48:02
Label Nonesuch
Laura Veirs chronology
Year of Meteors
(2005)Year of Meteors2005
Saltbreakers
(2007)
Two Beers Veirs (EP)
(2008)String Module Error: Match not found2008
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
The Epoch Times4.5/5 stars[2]
Meta Critic(8.3/10)[3]
Pitchfork Media(4.7/10)[4]

Saltbreakers is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Laura Veirs.

The album was released in Europe on March 17, 2007 and in the U.S. on April 10, 2007. It was released on Nonesuch Records, who also released two previous Veirs albums, Carbon Glacier and Year of Meteors. On August 7, 2018, it was announced that this album, along with the rest of her releases through Nonesuch would be reissued for the first time in over ten years on both compact disc and vinyl by Veirs' own record label, Raven Marching Band.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Pink Light" – 4:04
  2. "Ocean Night Song" – 3:08
  3. "Don't Lose Yourself" – 4:01
  4. "Drink Deep" – 4:36
  5. "Wandering Kind" – 3:32
  6. "Nightingale" – 3:12
  7. "Saltbreakers" – 3:20
  8. "To the Country" – 5:09
  9. "Cast a Hook in Me" – 3:20
  10. "Phantom Mountain" – 3:14
  11. "Black Butterfly" – 2:22
  12. "Wrecking" – 3:49
  13. "Bright Glittering Gifts" (iTunes bonus track) – 4:43

References[edit]

  1. ^ Monger, James Christopher. "Review: Saltbreakers". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-01-19.
  2. ^ The Epoch Times review
  3. ^ Meta Critic review
  4. ^ Pitchfork Media review