FOX & WOMAN’S OURO FINO: lyric as inhibitor
We are very happy to share with you Fox & Woman‘s track Ouro Fino, off their debut album This Side Dawn. Give it a listen:
Foxman Andrew Paul Nelson had this to say:
Jess [Silva] sometimes writes songs in Portuguese. Two of them made it on to our record. On our bio it says something like — the language can better express certain emotions — but that’s not true. By writing songs in a different language our hope is that it will allow the (non-Portuguese-speaking) listener to escape reference, thus making Jess’ voice and lyrics the same as any other instrument; just notes and sound.
The official release party for This Side Dawn is Friday, May 31st: