Elevate now on 180g vinyl

03 August 2010

 

Named in The Observer newspaper as one of the ‘Best albums of 2008', "Elevate" is the captivating debut solo album from singer / songwriter Fiona Mackenzie.  Now available to pre-order on 180g vinyl, this critics' favourite is released nationwide on 23rd August.

A favourite with the critics, Audiophile Audition placed "Elevate" in the top 5 albums for 2008, Mike Wilson at folking.com named "Elevate" his favourite album of 2008, whilst award-winning singer Karine Polwart described is as "a gorgeous, delicate album" and awarded it five stars and the album was nominated for a 2008 Scottish Trad Music Award for 'Album of the Year'.

Co-produced by The Blue Nile producer Calum Malcolm, this is a fresh and modern release combining Fiona's Gaelic roots with contemporary production values. The LP was mastered by veteran mastering engineer Willem Makkee and pressed at Pallas in Germany. "Elevate" features a beautifully designed 4-page booklet and is presented in a gatefold sleeve.

"Elevate is a real beauty of an album, exquisitely crafted...delicious, captivating listening." Songlines

"Expressive and lyrically beautiful...a brilliant album." The Living Tradition




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