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State River Widening - Unsung Couples album FLAC

  • Performer: State River Widening
  • Title: Unsung Couples
  • Genre: Rock
  • Released: 1998
  • Style: Post Rock
  • MP3 album: 1758 mb
  • FLAC album: 1505 mb
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State River Widening - Unsung Couples album FLAC

State River Widening are a London based musical trio, formed in May 1998, comprising ts David Sheppard and Keiron Phelan, along with t Jon Steele. They are named after the title of a Chinese propaganda photo. Friends from school (in south London) Sheppard and Phelan began experimental recordings in 1996, soon hooking up with percussionist Steele to leaven their intertwining, Nick Drake-like acoustic guitars with vigorous yet dexterous drumming.

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Avant-folk minimalists State River Widening teamed ts Keiron Phelan and David Sheppard, the latter also noted for his work with the Wisdom of Harry and Ellis Island Sound. Percussionist Jon Steele completed the group, which issued its debut single, "Unsung Couples," in late 1998. .

Alongside membership of Wisdom Of Harry and Ellis Island Sound, t David Sheppard’s tenure with State River Widening?with Keiron Phelan and Jon Steele?allows free rein to pursue his languorous blurring of acoustic and analogue, the post-rock sound uncoiling gently, the improv feel gleaned from John Fahey.

Lyrics for top songs by State River Widening. State River Widening. Cottonhead 2. Cottonhead 1. Highest Point On the Island.


A Unsung Couples 4:47
B Interlaken 3:26


  • Artwork – Louise Clarke
  • Performer – David Sheppard, John Steele , Keiron Phelan
  • Recorded By – Colin Peter
  • Written-By – David Sheppard, Keiron Phelan


Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Comes with a signed and numbered art card by Louise Clarke.

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