TOKUNBO's second solo record is a lyrical album, which captures the refined symbolism of the swan perfectly. Driven by the many changes in her own life, 'The Swan' reflects recent tranformation, including the birth of her first child. Underlined by grace and love, the beauty of 'The Swan' retains a dark, sensual quality of music, a music which has been given the deserved lable Folk Noir.
TOKUNBO is known to audiences and critics alike for her insistence on high quality sound, and 'The Swan‘ is no exception; hi-fi connoisseurs will once again get their money's worth. The tonal textures range from lyrical strings to the playful use of vibes – all meticulously reproduced with extraordinary dynamics.
Choose between an autographed and the regular version of TOKUNBO's milestone album on vinyl.
- original songs by folk noir singer songwriter TOKUNBO
- 11 track 180g vinyl record
- comes in gatefold cover featuring all song lyrics
- includes poster size DIN A3
Vinyls are shipped from Germany. Please allow 3-4 weeks for International deliveries.
* COVID-19 postal restriction: no delivery of this article to the U.S. and Canada!
Germany/Deutschland: für die signierte Version bitte den Button 'Regular' anklicken und 'Autographed‘ auswählen.
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Here is what the press says:
'TOKUNBO is now back with “The Swan”, a wonderful collection of 11 songs and stories, wrapped up in silky soul and satin, sometimes going the folk route, sometimes jazz and pop, always staying true to herself.' Ginalovejazz Music Blog
'TOKUNBO's second solo album "The Swan" is a sincere, emotional and mindful piece of acoustic pop, given legitimacy by half a dozen music universes with lungs, hand and heart. Soultrain Online
'Chamber music meets grand cinema' Harry Schmidt, Jazzthetik
01. New June
04. Cast Away
05. Outer Space
08. White Noise
09. The Swan
11. Play Me A Song
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