Monday, August 31, 2009

Darwin Song Project


Darwin Song Project (website)

by Robin Denselow -

Thanks to Aurelian for the link.

This is an intriguing, impressive album that results from a brave and unlikely collaboration. Back in March, eight singer-songwriters from the UK and the US came together to compose new songs that had a "resonance and relevance" to Charles Darwin, who was born in Shrewsbury 200 years ago. They had just a week to write and rehearse for a concert in Shrewsbury, where this album was recorded. There are 17 new songs here, covering Darwin's life and the confusion and anger that his theory of evolution first caused - and continues to cause - for anyone from his loyal but worried wife to present-day creationists.
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Listen to samples and buy below. UK release 31-Aug, US release 08-Sep

Link to Amazon UK

Link to Amazon US

Lots of other YouTube video's out there at this url or by searching You Tube for "The Darwin Project" comments


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