I used this assignment as a chance to flex my production muscles and write something I wouldn't have written as a 'Vagabon' song a couple years ago. Update: According to a press release, the song’s title has changed from “Flood Hands” to “Flood.”. Home Soon 9. Vagabon's "Flood," from her self-titled Nonesuch debut. Published: Aug 04, 2019 Total plays: 357. Secret Medicine 4. Water Me Down 5. Vagabon—aka Lætitia Tamko—has returned with “Flood Hands,” the first single off her sophomore album, All the Women in Me. Up today, we've got tournament maestro and Indieheads Podcast member u/American_Soviet taking a unique and personal look at Phoebe Bridgers' much hyped 2020 … hide caption. Vagabon is also heading out on tour this fall, supporting Angel Olsen‘s first full band tour since 2017. "I want to make you / A flood in my / Flood in my heart," Tamko sings on the bright and synthy "Flood." It was previously called All the Women in Me. Lead single “Flood Hands” finds Tamko refocusing on the electronic side of her sound after largely erring toward indie rock on Infinite Worlds. Visualizer by Robert Edridge-Waks with photographs by Tonje Thilesen. All the Women in Me is due out September 27 via Nonesuch. Tamko offers an earnest approach to a love song without compromising her pop sensibilities. Updated Aug. 23, 2019: Vagabon's new album is now self-titled and coming out Oct. 18. Vagabon is due out Oct. 18 via Nonesuch Records. Tamko wrote and produced the entire album herself. "'Flood' is a track I originally produced and arranged for a well-known pop duo to have on their album," Tamko writes in a press release. After a career in electrical/computer engineering, Vagabon made the transition to full time music making, which has put her in a state of creative expansion. UPDATE (8/23, 3:16 p.m. Listen to "Flood Hands" below, followed by the album's tracklist and cover art, as well as her upcoming tour dates (which are mainly in support of Angel Olsen). Maybe the title of the 2017 album Infinite Worlds was prophetic: by the time Lætitia Tamko took these songs on tour with the likes of Julien Baker and Courtney Barnett, the shapes spun out of their ragged indie … In a statement posted on Pitchfork , Vagabon says, ""Flood Hands" is a track I originally produced and arranged for a well-known pop-duo to have on their album. We have added the song to our site without lyrics so that you can listen to it and tell others what you think of it. Even the dramatic drum fill that introduces the chorus gets twisted by Tamko's touch. Vagabon's first album for Nonesuch Records is self-titled — an unexpected, but perfectly suited flex as she joins a roster featuring Rhiannon Giddens, Laurie Anderson and David Byrne. Here, Tamko submits to the inevitability—and inseparability—of love and doubt. Her new song “Flood Hands”, delivered with a minimalistic music video, was originally written from a pop duo she … Saved: 8 times. Marketplace 89 For Sale. Tamko has said that she originally penned the song for a “well-known pop-duo,” and that writing for someone else was an act of creative relief. “I’m laying my lives down/Onto the cold ground/To be near you,” she confesses, indulging the kind of vulnerability that comes with facing the unknown. Find out at which radio station you can hear Vagabon - Flood Hands Updated Aug. 23, 2019: Vagabon's new album is now self-titled and coming out Oct. 18. Vagabon - Flood Hands Lætitia Tamko, better known by her moniker Vagabon, leans into electronic with her newest single “Flood Hands.” Tamko’s voice glides over each beat and synthesizer, shifting from deep and syrupy to high and piercing with casual precision. She also released the lead single “Flood Hands”, a heavy, pop-leaning track that finds her in a surreal new place where we have never heard her before. Vagabon: “Flood Hands” New York City-via-Cameroon artist Laetitia Tamko earned many fans and widespread acclaim (in indie spheres, at least) upon the release of her 2017 debut album, Infinite Worlds, on Father/Daughter Records. After her indie rock-focused 2017 debut as Vagabon, Laetita Tamko returns with a more cinematic sound with "Flood Hands." For those lucky to witness it, Tamko was very quickly redefining her lane in real time. 2. Artist Name: Cameroon-born and New-York-based singer releases a refreshingly pop song and announces All the Women in Me due on Septembre.. Lætitia Tamko, aka Vagabon, is back after her critically acclaimed debut album, Infinite Worlds, released in 2017. Vagabon (aka Lætitia Tamko) has announced a new album, All the Women in Me, and shared its first single, "Flood Hands." Flood in my hands Flood in my heart I want to leave you I want to leave you Instead of myself Instead of my heart I know even if I run from it I'm still in it I know I'll hold you so close Even if I run from it I'm still in it I know in my heart I know even if I run from it I'm still in … The result felt like a triumph for me in my progression as an artist and I just couldn't stand to part with the song by the time I was finished.". Vagabon Tonje Thilesen Vagabon will release her second album, All The Women In Me, on September 27. She imagines a lover spilling out over the edges, washing them both away. "Flood Hands" (or "Flood" now) was one of our Songs of the Week. Lætitia Tamko—explains of the track’s origin. “I want to make you a flood in my hands,” she murmurs, her voice deep and syrupy against a wash of portentous synths. "'Flood Hands' is a track I originally produced and arranged for a well-known pop duo to have on their album," Tamko writes in a press release. “‘Flood Hands’ is a track I originally produced and arranged for a well-known pop-duo to have on their album,” Vagabon—a.k.a. “Flood,” the first taste of Vagabon’s second record All the Women in Me, leans into those electronic impulses. Maybe the title of the 2017 album Infinite Worlds was prophetic: by the time Lætitia Tamko took these songs on tour with the likes of Julien Baker and Courtney Barnett, the shapes spun out of their ragged indie-rock clothes and became amorphous, with deeper synthetic textures. "Flood Hands" is Tamko's first single since her 2017 debut album Infinite Worlds. All the Women in Me is Vagabon's first album for Nonesuch Records — an unexpected, but perfectly suited flex as she joins a roster featuring Rhiannon Giddens, Laurie Anderson and David Byrne. On the track, Lætitia Tamko examines an array of different selves and wonders how she might become another. She first read the phrase "flood hands" in … "Knowing I was writing this song for musicians I admire allowed me this relief from my writer's block. “Flood Hands” starts with the breathy, hypnotic dreaminess we’re used to seeing from Vagabon until the echoing drumbeat swells and production ebbs forward, illustrating growth. Yet she ultimately claimed “Flood” as her own, performing every instrument and producing the song herself. Tamko has also shared the first offering from the album, a song called “Flood Hands.” Listen below. Wits About You 7. She wrote and produced every song, and for the album's lead single, "Flood Hands," she performs every single instrument. And now, nothing sounds quite like Vagabon. It was previously called All the Women in Me. Vagabon - Flood Hands . Vagabon's self-titled album comes out Oct. 18. Check out Flood by Vagabon on Amazon Music. Aliases: Laetitia Tamko [a5585900] Artist . Under the moniker Vagabon, Laetitia Tamko writes poignant songs about the galaxies within her heart. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Flood Hands - Vagabon on AllMusic - 2019 Hello everyone and welcome to Day 6 of the r/indieheads Album of the Year 2020 Write-Up Series, the daily series where, for the duration of December, the users of r/indieheads talk their favorite albums of the years. Not only the sound but the songs' urgent search for meaning slowly began to expand outward. She imagines a lover spilling out over the edges, washing them both away. Vagabon's self-titled album comes out Oct. 18. Pitchfork is the most trusted voice in music. Vagabon Announces Self-Titled Album, Shares Single 'Flood Hands' Lætitia Tamko originally wrote "Flood" for a pop duo, but had to keep it for herself. Listen to the experimental " Flood Hands ." new music // Vagabon : “Flood Hands” new song // BEA1991 : “did you feel me slip away?” new song // Little Simz : “101 FM” new song // Shura : “religion (u can ay your hands on me)” new song // Free Nationals + Kali Uchi + Mac Miller : “Time” new music // Kelsey Lu : “Foreign Car” new song // Kindness : “Hard To Believe” Guitars are replaced by … Spend some time with the watery guitar that glides just above Tamko's resonant tenor (now also sporting an airy falsetto), the slickly piercing synth and the sparse-yet-striking beat production — Vagabon's been expanding to this dense space where the weight of the world floats. "Flood Hands" is now titled "Flood." Check out Vagabon’s tour itinerary below, and listen to “Flood” above. In A Bind 6. Please Don’t Leave The Table 8. A cavernous drumbeat interrupts her reverie, transforming the song into a woozy reality check. She wrote and produced every song, and for the album's lead single, "Flood," she performs every single instrument. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Vagabon is Vagabon's second album, the follow-up to her 2017-released debut Infinite Worlds, and is her first for Nonesuch. Edit Artist ; Share. Save (8) Comment (0) Author: Stella Mazzaferro. “Knowing I was writing this song for musicians I admire, allowed me this relief from my writer’s block. This song was added by Stella Mazzaferro on Aug 04, 2019 as part of a playlist or news article. "Flood Hands" is now titled "Flood.". Tamko is a multi-instrumentalist and a producer from New York, recording since 2014 as Vagabon. On her 2017 debut Infinite Worlds, she set these intimate reflections on space, alienation, and identity against swelling indie-rock melodies and the occasional synth interlude. All The Women 10. Tags: female vocalist, jay som. Visualizer by Robert Edridge-Waks with photographs by Tonje Thilesen. Sites: vagabonvagabon.com, Facebook, Bandcamp. Unfortunately we don't have the lyrics for the song "Flood Hands" yet. Flood Hands 3. Rather than explode with guitars blaring, she stays inside the quiet of the moment to acknowledge the fragile gift of one's heart: "I know even if run from it I'm still in it / I know I'll hold you so close / I know even if I run from it I'm still in it / I know in my heart.". “Flood Hands” a bit of a sonic departure from her previous work, leaning more heavily on electronic influences, but this just adds to the wonder of Vagabon. Vagabon — "Flood Hands" Pick This Song On FanLabel. We at LetsSingIt do our best to provide all songs with lyrics. “I know, even if I run from it I’m still in it,” Tamko chants, humbly admitting the futility as her voice is swept away by a guitar swoon. “I want to make you a flood in my hands,” she murmurs, her voice deep and syrupy against a wash of portentous synths. 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