Empirical

Adhamh Roland

Empirical is a collection of songs written between four years and one week before they were recorded in various houses, apartments, office buildings and studios in western Massachusetts and Oakland, California.

Empirical poetically weaves otherwise dense themes into liberatory sound stories.

Recorded over a month-long period characterized by the end of a relationship and strong orientation toward faith and spiritual practice, this album touches on themes of heartache, collective resilience, impermanence, trans body politics, transgenerational healing, and relationship to place.
Read more… close
/
  1. 1 Grand Prize 04:02 Info Buy
    /
  2. 2 I Keep Needing to Forget 02:51 Info Buy
    /
  3. 3 Tough Shell 03:38 Info Buy
    /
  4. 4 So Many Hearts 04:18 Info Buy
    /
  5. 5 Glitter (Orlando) 03:50 Info Buy
    /
  6. 6 My Uterus 02:25 Info Buy
    /
  7. 7 Oh Missouri 04:00 Info Buy
    /
  8. 8 Say It Like It Is 03:34 Info Buy
    /
  9. 9 Of Grace 04:24 Info Buy
    /
  10. 10 Illusions of Separation 03:58 Info Buy
    /
  11. 11 Watering Hole (Leticia's Song) 03:09 Info Buy
    /
  12. 12 What's Done is Done 05:02 Info Buy
    /
  13. 13 Restless Ghost 03:36 Info Buy
    /
  14. 14 The Long Road 03:46 Info Buy
    /
here are some tracks from various albums available to stream or download at a price you are able to afford by clicking on the button to the right of the track.
/
  1. 1 Divine Intervention 03:01 Your price

    Divine Intervention

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  2. 2 A Million Heartbeats 03:15 Your price

    A Million Heartbeats

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  3. 3 No Matter the Magnitude 04:23 Your price

    No Matter the Magnitude

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  4. 4 Stardust 04:16 Info Your price

    Stardust

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  5. 5 Wild Geese 05:18 Info Your price

    Wild Geese

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /

Patchwork and Threadbare

adhamh roland

Download

Patchwork and Threadbare

Album download

Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

Please choose a price:

or close Download

These songs were recorded in various rooms I have called home over the past year. It's taken over two years for some of them to get from a notebook to a sound wave and less than a month for others. Inspired by the various changes in my life--from places to relationships--this album represents a sort of mosaic of thoughts and sounds from this time, bound by a vulnerability and (over) analysis that characterizes it. Thank you for taking a listen. Thomas Arndt: Stand up Bass (Tracks 4, 6, 8, 16) Album art by Voula O'Grady Adhamh Roland: Guitar, Vocals, Accordion, Whistling, Toy Piano, Percussion, Banjo, Banjolele All Songs Written and Recorded by Adhamh Roland Creative Commons 2009

Read more… close
/
  1. 1 Don't You Ever Forget 02:34 Your price

    Don't You Ever Forget

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  2. 2 This Week 02:45 Your price

    This Week

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  3. 3 If You Treat Me Good 02:40 Your price

    If You Treat Me Good

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  4. 4 Telephone Wires 03:38 Your price

    Telephone Wires

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  5. 5 Family 03:34 Your price

    Family

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  6. 6 It's Good to Know You 03:12 Your price

    It's Good to Know You

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  7. 7 Just Ask 02:58 Your price

    Just Ask

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  8. 8 Sugar Leaves Me 04:00 Your price

    Sugar Leaves Me

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  9. 9 Califronia 03:45 Your price

    Califronia

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  10. 10 Where's Your Lake Itasca 03:09 Your price

    Where's Your Lake Itasca

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /
  11. 11 Standard Apothecary 01:47 Your price

    Standard Apothecary

    Track download

    Please choose a price: $ USD ($0.00 or more)

    Please choose a price:

    or close Download
    /