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PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project
PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project
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PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project

The Hope Six Demolition Project draws from several journeys undertaken by Harvey, who spent time in Kosovo, Afghanistan and Washington, D.C. over a four-year period. “When I’m writing a song I visualise the entire scene. I can see the colours, I can tell the time of day, I can sense the mood, I can see the light changing, the shadows moving, everything in that picture. Gathering information from secondary sources felt too far removed for what I was trying to write about. I wanted to smell the air, feel the soil and meet the people of the countries I was fascinated with”, says Harvey.

The album was recorded last year in residency at London’s Somerset House. The exhibition, entitled ‘Recording in Progress’ saw Harvey, her band, producers Flood and John Parish, and engineers working within a purpose-built recording studio behind one-way glass, observed throughout by public audiences.


1. The Community Of Hope
2. The Ministry Of Defence
3. A Line In The Sand
4. Chain Of Keys
5. River Anacostia
6. Near The Memorials To Vietnam And Lincoln
7. The Orange Monkey
8. Medicinals
9. The Ministry Of Social Affairs
10. The Wheel
11. Dollar, Dollar


Artist:  PJ Harvey
Label:  Island
Condition:  New 
Genre:  Indie & Alternative
Format:  Vinyl LP
Cat Number: 4791541
Released:  15th April 2016

Regular price £22.00