Bomb In A Birdcage

This is the second studio album of A Fine Frenzy, it was released on August 28th, 2009 in Germany and September 8th, 2009 in the United States. The first single, “Blow Away”, was released on July 17th, 2009, and the music video, directed by Jim Hosking, was released on youtube on August 4th, 2009. The second single, “Happier”, was released on February 2nd, 2010 and the music video was directed by brothers NEE. The last single “Electric Twist”, which music video was directed by Justin Purser, was released on April 6th, 2010.

1.”What I Wouldn’t Do” – 2:57 – A  happy guitar based song about being in love. It’ also the song that has the phrase that gave name to the album.
2.”New Heights” – 4:12 – Piano electric song, with a lef handed melody that Alison wrote with a friend from her band.
3.”Electric Twist” – 4:31 – A funny song and one of Ali’s favorites from this album.
4.”Blow Away” – 4:09 – The lead single is a song about a relationship dissolving, but a great song and very cheerful.
5.”Happier” – 3:30 – A song about the ending of a relationship, when someone says you’ll be better of without me, and a sadness that it leads to.
6.”Swan Song” – 3:43 – This song is about the complexity of life and its decisions with a beautiful arrangement.
7.”Elements” – 3:24 – An amazing beautiful song about ill-faded love and the disaster someone might be to you.
8.”The World Without” – 4:15 – Mythic song, about two messe up people trying to stay afloat.
9.”Bird of the Summer” – 3:18 – A calm, summery sound song, about flight in love.
10.”Stood Up” – 4:48 – A song about decisions, politics and the power of grace and hope.
11.”The Beacon” – 3:22 – It’s one of the saddest songs on the album, about damaged people.
Silent War” (Amazon MP3 Bonus Track) – 4:25 – An Amazon exclusive, fitting well in the sonority of BIAB. It was released on August 28, 2009.
Coming Around” (iTunes Bonus Track) – 4:23 – Another bonus track, on Itunes this time, a great song about growing up.

Inside CD Bomb in the Birdcage (page 1)

Inside CD Bomb in the Birdcage (page 2)

Bomb in a birdcage CD

Bomb in a birdcage backcover


1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Cruzatumar
    Dec 09, 2010 @ 02:09:25

    I Love A Fine Frenzy and This Blog sooooo much
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