The album title refers to the radical feminist Shulamith Firestone whose book The Dialectic of Sex was the main inspiration to singer and lyricist Channy Leaneagh after the recording of the album. I want to try and be more like her," Leaneagh insisted that the name wasn't chosen "because I wanted to make a statement about feminism. The edition Smug - Poliça - Shulamith (CDr 4 new tracks by the band; include 'Raw Exit', which the band demoed a little after the release of their debut, Give You the Ghost.
The Smug - Poliça - Shulamith (CDr of the album features a bust-length view of a young caucasian woman against a royal blue background and turned away from the spectator at a 45 degree angle. Her long brown hair appears wet and is wrapped around the left side of her neck to expose the right side that is stained with a deep red liquid.
The red substance stains her right ear and hairline as well as parts of her Album) back. The ambiguity of the image - is it blood or hair dye? When Album) about the censorship, Leneagh replied in this way:. You look on iTunes and there's some really violent-sounding music. My music isn't really that, I don't have anything specifically violent about my music. That cover was exploring the life of a woman that's a mix of blood and beauty and the brutal existence of a woman.
A lot of the covers on iTunes are just a face of the singer. Not like everybody has to have a message on their record cover, but it just infuriates me that iTunes is dumbing down the opportunity for musicians to have a voice.
Credits adapted from the liner notes of Shulamith. Bonobo fans. The Knife fans. Cat Power fans. Vince Perraud 59 tracks - 17 fans. Desejar Profundo 75 tracks - 46 fans. Alerta Ondas Gigantes 20 tracks - 34 fans.
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