Wise blood chris laufman

Oct 07, 2011 as though by chance, here comes todays candidate, chris laufman aka wise blood, a 21yearold whizkid meaning he writes, sings, plays and produces everything from pittsburgh, whose music is a. Greatest hits, an album by chris laufman, wise blood on spotify. Chris laufman fka wise blood surprise dropped his first. Aug 27, 2010 wise blood is chris laufman, a young guy who lives in pittsburgh and makes woozy, inward pop songs out of other peoples music. Wise blood is the stage name of producer, performer, and songwriter chris laufman. The new lp, entitled greatest hits, will be released this fall via future gods. Beneath the pittsburghs songsmiths synthesized, eargrating, scuzzsoul melodies is a deepseated sense of absolute hopelessness, his own preemptive. Next week, wise blood will release his debut album, id. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a page. Much like the avalanches and air france, wise blood is a sample based project. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Wise blood is chris laufman, a young guy who lives in pittsburgh and makes woozy, inward pop songs out of other peoples music.

Listen to your favorite songs from babyland by wise blood now. Christopher laufman is the man behind wise blood, and two years ago a lot of people were talking about him. But laufman s sample manipulation can turn something like the brontosaurusstomp drums from led zeppelins when the levee breaks into just. You should never trust a kid that acts like me, chris laufman, the principle artist behind wise blood, sings on fantasize, the first track of the these wings ep. For a while, it seemed like that day would never come.

Laufman, in new york for the cmj music marathon, fuses snippets of hiphop, electronic and classic rock songs, well known and obscure, with his own falsetto croon. Another ep, these wings, was released in september of 2011. Stream tracks and playlists from chris laufman fka wise blood on your desktop or mobile device. Chris laufman fka wise blood as long as you love me.

How wise blood channeled his inner john waters for his new. Mar 31, 2011 in the past year, 21year old musician wise blood, a. May 28, 20 chris wise blood and i drove around his hometown for five days, got into trouble, set some things on fire, filmed most of it, and made a video. Greatest hits, an album by chris laufman, wise blood on spotify we and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. Chris laufman fka wise blood as long as you love me youtube. Noisepop artist wise blood opens up about debut album id.

Opening the mercury lounge show is wise blood who has gotten a lot of love from pitchfork, altered zones, gvb, etc. Not much is known about him, and there are no actual pictures out there. Laufman s voice is usually the only original element in wise bloods songs. However, the vocals you hear are, most of the time, chris. He and live, with his band brings some wickedly wackedout beats, loops, lofi layers and samples to create a magically trippy hippopelectrodream world that can be compared to something like. Wise blood, aka christopher laufman, is prepping his first fulllength in five years, greatest hits, which will arrive on future gods later this year.

Since we first started hearing from him in 2010, pittsburghs chris laufman, aka wise blood, has been flexing his skills cobbling. Pittsburgh native chris laufman, performing as wise blood, was poised for a huge splash in 2011 the beginnings of his musical career already heralded by pitchfork, the fader, stereogum and more. Everyone was excited about this new musical project. The first time i saw wise blood, principle singerproducer chris laufman played half a song then aborted the set. The new album id was coproduced by nicolas vernhes animal collective, dirty projectors and laufman explains the album as a snapshot of. Since we first started hearing from him in 2010, pittsburghs chris laufman, aka wise blood, has been flexing his skills cobbling together tightly crafted, singalong anthems from. The pittsburgh native and pop artist, who releases music under the moniker wise blood, was set to drop a new. Wise blood band profile and upcoming new york city concerts. His music is broken electrogospel pop full of samples and layers that youll need headphones to fully appreciate.

In his honest debut id, chris laufman, the mind behind the joyous noisepop project wise blood, nobly outlines the neurotic impulses of those of us who dont have a seat at miley cyruss lunch table. Chris laufman fka wise blood free listening on soundcloud. And in the below video for loud mouths, a cut from the. The moon baby by chris laufman fka wise blood from desktop or your mobile device. It includes collaborations with priscilla sharp and the moon baby. Pittsburghs wise blood makes national waves, despite. Pittsburghbased vocalist and producer christopher laufman, aka wise blood, wasnt performing live or releasing new music, instead pursuing schemes that.

This also marks the moving away from my wise blood moniker and i will now be releasing music under my given name. His sampler kept running, maybe some vocal stolen from the beatles. Wise blood is the first novel by american author flannery oconnor, published in 1952. We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. Wise blood is chris laufman, a young guy who lives in pittsburgh and makes woozy. Laufman s voice is usually the only original element. Apr 15, 20 pittsburgh native chris laufman appeared out of left field as wise blood in the spring of 2010 with a confident release of samplebased, bedroom crafted music. Chris laufman fka wise bloods stream on soundcloud hear the. In an interview he discusses his samplefueled tracks and. Laufmans voice is usually the only original element in wise bloods. Its unclear if 21yearold pittsburghtonew york cemetery workerwarped bedroompop alchemist chris laufman s wise blood project is referencing j. Wise blood band profile and upcoming new york city. In some ways, it feels like a collection of field recordings from the past few years of my life. Although somewhat obscure upon first listen, the songs have great composition that make it possible to dance to every song or just sit in a chair outside alone and rock your head.

Wise blood is the project of chris laufman, originally from pittsburgh and now living in new york. One of the more unknown acts in the city of pittsburgh, but known nationally, is local musician wise blood, a. Chris laufman fka wise blood surprise dropped his first new. Dec 11, 2019 chris laufman fka wise blood as long as you love me birp. May 26, 2011 wise blood is the work of chris laufman. The film was shown out of competition at the 1979 cannes film festival, and was released on dvd by the criterion collection on may 12. Wise blood band profile and upcoming chicago concerts. Alternative rock ambient americana beach pop blues bossa bounce brit pop britpop chillwave classical country cover dance dancehall dark darkwave day wave deep house disco disco house dnb downtempo dream pop dream pop edm electonic. He has released two albums, three eps, and a mixtape. Wise bloodone of the more unknown acts in the city of pittsburgh, but known nationally, is local musician wise blood, a. Laufmans voice is usually the only original element in wise bloods songs.

Alternative rock ambient americana beach pop blues. Wise blood is a 1979 american drama film directed by john huston and starring brad dourif, dan shor, amy wright, harry dean stanton, and ned beatty. In the past year, 21year old musician wise blood, a. Subscribe by email latest popular genre shuffle play all. His work is largely sample based with some noted similarities to blues and gospel music. Laufman s voice is usually the only original element in wise bloods. The first chapter is an expanded version of her masters thesis, the train, and other chapters are reworked versions of the peeler, the.

Featuring chris laufman wise blood, dave sessions, peter vinding, brenda marie king, robert evans, montgomery markland, dave matos, michael yavnielli, christoff koon, christos vassilopoulos, brenna box, robert giardina. Pop noise and sample extraordinaire, chris laufman fka wise blood warps sounds to create distinguishingly satisfying music. Its the follow up to 20 record id, and sees laufman up to his usual oddball antics. How wise blood channeled his inner john waters for his new album id patrick bowman 062720 i didnt want someone coming to my house to throw a brick through my window, chris laufman. Aug 18, 2011 one of the more unknown acts in the city of pittsburgh, but known nationally, is local musician wise blood, a. Chris wise blood and i drove around his hometown for five days, got into trouble, set some things on fire, filmed most of it, and made a video. Since its relatively recent inception, chris laufman has always infused his wise blood project with a dose of hardheaded swagger. Listen to chris laufman fka wise blood soundcloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create pgh. But laufmans sample manipulation can turn something like the brontos. As though by chance, here comes todays candidate, chris laufman aka wise blood, a 21yearold whizkid meaning he writes, sings, plays and produces everything from pittsburgh, whose music is a. Wise blood was poised for a huge splash in 2011the beginnings of his musical career already heralded by pitchfork, the fader, stereogum and moreuntil the artist responsible for meditative and melodic toursdeforce just kind of disappeared. Chris laufman fka wise blood soak up the sun, released 02 september 2019 1. Christopher laufman, went from being virtually unheard of to being a signed, touring, recording artist. Chris laufman fka wise blood surprise dropped his first new album in six years by jordan snowden.

Sep 02, 2019 chris laufman fka wise blood soak up the sun, released 02 september 2019 1. Chris is only 22 years of age, yet has made his mark on the scene. Strt srns was the first song i ever heard from him and still probably my. Recently wise blood went on tour with friendly fires and hung out with celebrities. Listen to a curated playlist crafted from this song. In the second segment of popcast we hear from the pittsburghbased pop composer chris laufman, who performs as wise blood. Apr 15, 2015 last year, weirdopop auteur chris laufman, aka wise blood, produced an ep for fellow pittsburgh oddball the moon baby. Pittsburgh native chris laufman appeared out of left field as wise blood in the spring of 2010 with a confident release of samplebased, bedroom crafted music. The alterego of chris laufman, wise blood is firmly in the low fi samplebased. Last year, weirdopop auteur chris laufman, aka wise blood, produced an ep for fellow pittsburgh oddball the moon baby. As long as you love me by chris laufman lyrics below d. The album touches on themes of loss, perseverance and the daunting prospect of lifelong recovery.

Dec 14, 2010 its unclear if 21yearold pittsburghtonew york cemetery workerwarped bedroompop alchemist chris laufman s wise blood project is referencing j. Wise blood lead vocals the most internationally acclaimed of all of chris laufman s projects. Hopefully, it resonates with you and can provide some meaning and comfort the way it has for me. In the 17 minutes it takes for wise bloods these wings ep to tornado into and out of the atmosphere, its possible to piece together chris laufman s premonition of what the future may hold.

Chris laufman fka wise blood as long as you love me birp. The experience of creating music for someone elses voice mustve gone. I dont care if youre making music if you have no ambition. Heres an old jam from chris laufman s solo project wise blood. Wise blood, aka pittsburghs weirdpop producer chris laufman, is streaming his new ep babyland in full.

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