mp3: Julia Holter + Linda Perhacs – “Delicious Descant”
As we spent the A.M. listening to nothing but the new Julia Holter song on loop, we were reminded of this mostly unheard gem that was sent our way a few months back by the New L.A. Folk Fest, in which folk legend Linda Perhacs re-recorded a lovely, sort of magical version of her 1970 classic "Delicious" with Julia. Not sure if this gem has been posted elsewhere or if it'll ever see an official release, but it's certainly worth a listen:
"Julia plays keys and sings on the recording, Linda added harmonies. Aaron Robinson produced the song and created all the percussion by chopping up Julia's original vocals and running them through various effects until it was somehow magically transformed into these transient percussive bursts and bubbles..."