This (Is What I Wanted to Tell You)

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Kurt Wagner's openness to unexpected collaborators to give his thoughts and feelings the shape they need was central to the creation of This (is what I wanted to tell you).
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NUTRITION FACTS
Release Type New Release
Color Black
Download Code Yes
Label Merge Records
BY THE NUMBERS
1LP
Format
12
INCH
Vinyl Size
33 1/3
RPM
Speed
2019
Original Release Year
DESCRIPTION

As with 2012's engrossing Mr. M and 2016's staggering FLOTUS, Kurt Wagner's openness to unexpected collaborators to give his thoughts and feelings the shape they need was central to the creation of This (is what I wanted to tell you). In the summer of 2017, Wagner re-met Matthew McCaughan, who has spent the last decade drumming for the likes of Bon Iver and Hiss Golden Messenger. McCaughan told Wagner he had been adventuring inside the world of rack-mounted analogue synthesizers and asked if Wagner might send some vocals to which he could compose. They became instant musical pen pals, with Wagner sending him a cappella takes of new song ideas and McCaughan dispatching long-form synthesizer pieces for inspiration. McCaughan eventually headed to Nashville, where, together, they put a band...

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ALBUM PREVIEW
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TRACKLIST
1
Crosswords, or What This Says About You
2
Everything for You
3
The Lasting Last of You
4
The Air Is Heavy and I Should Be Listening to You
5
The December-Ish You
6
This Is What I Wanted to Tell You
7
Flower
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