MCCLELLAN,ANNA - I SAW FIRST LIGHT (PINK VINYL) Vinyl LP
The third album from Omaha, NE-based songwriter, Anna McClellan entitled I saw first light obliquely relates a tumultuous year in the life of it's composer. Moving, geographically, from the heart of New York City to a bucolic retreat upstate, and finally back to her midwestern hometown of Omaha, NE, Anna also traversed emotional states - from the restless frenzy of urban life, to the enforced, depressive rumination of the country. Her vision - one artist's reckoning with her forebears and coevals, along with her ongoing obligation to use art as a tool for connection and understanding - coalesced, upon her return to Nebraska, with the help of local friends, into the album.
1.1 Con S Sewer 1.2 Raisin 1.3 Desperate 1.4 Feel You 1.5 To Prove 1.6 Pace of the Universe 1.7 Celery 1.8 Gone 1.9 Trying Too Hard 1.10 Veronica 1.11 No Wind