Year of Meteors

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Year of Meteors
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Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 23, 2005
RecordedFlora, Seattle, Washington
GenreFolk
Length47:34
LabelNonesuch Records
ProducerTucker Martine
Laura Veirs chronology
Carbon Glacier
(2004)
Year of Meteors
(2005)
Saltbreakers
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]
Pitchfork(7.9/10) [2]
Uncut4/5 stars [3]

Year of Meteors is a 2005 album by Laura Veirs. 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. "Fire Snakes" – 4:57
  2. "Galaxies" – 3:35
  3. "Secret Someones" – 5:16
  4. "Magnetized" – 2:37
  5. "Parisian Dream" – 3:05
  6. "Rialto" – 4:00
  7. "Through the Glow" – 2:42
  8. "Cool Water" – 2:52
  9. "Spelunking" – 3:06
  10. "Black Gold Blues" – 3:11
  11. "Where Gravity is Dead" – 3:40
  12. "Lake Swimming" – 3:24

Credits[edit]

The Tortured Souls:

  • Laura Veirs – vocals, guitar, keyboards
  • Steve Moore - piano, organs, keyboards
  • Karl Blau - bass, electric guitar, vocals, keyboards
  • Tucker Martine - drums, beats, percussion

With special guests:

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