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It’s already been ten years since the Fleet Foxes’ debut eponymous album and the birth of their pop-folk vocal harmonics. Ten years following in the footsteps of Brian Wilson, Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young never once falling into the trap of a bland imitation. For the occasion, the quintet from Seattle look back on their younger years with a four-disc box set featuring around thirty tracks: Fleet Foxes – First Collection: 2006-2009. On the programme: The Fleet Foxes EP (2006), the eclectic Sun Giant EP (2008) and the album Fleet Foxes (2008), not forgetting the hit single White Winter Hymnal, a gospel serenade filled with a cappella. It’s a profusion of sweet acoustic chants, titles overflowing with pastoral poetry and mystical reverbs.

Vocals resonating in echo as if in a church (Oliver James), folkloric tambourins (Mykonos), and catchy choruses: comforting warmth emanates from the record and the listening experience quickly becomes irresistible. Then, on the third disc, the guitars are plugged in to pick the album up a bit and unveil some delightful pop themes (In the Hot Hot Rays). The crew give the album a certain floaty weightlessness, even on Joan Baez’s legendary Silver Dagger. Overall, 100 minutes of astonishing folk music that provides a great insight into the Fleet Foxes’ staggering evolution and their undeniable songwriting talent. A box set that ends in a climax with previously unreleased demos, including English House (basement demo). A holy moment. © Clara Bismuth/Qobuz

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1
Sun It Rises
00:03:13

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

2
White Winter Hymnal
00:02:29

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

3
Ragged Wood
00:05:09

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

4
Tiger Mountain Peasant Song
00:03:30

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

5
Quiet Houses
00:03:34

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

6
He Doesn't Know Why
00:03:22

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

7
Heard Them Stirring
00:03:04

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

8
Your Protector
00:04:11

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

9
Meadowlarks
00:03:13

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

10
Blue Ridge Mountains
00:04:27

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

11
Oliver James
00:03:23

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Vocals, Writer, Strings - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

DISC 2

1
Sun Giant
00:02:14

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Writer, Strings, Bass - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

2
Drops in the River
00:04:13

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Writer, Strings, Bass - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

3
English House
00:04:41

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Writer, Strings, Bass - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

4
Mykonos
00:04:35

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Writer, Strings, Bass - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

5
Innocent Son
00:03:07

Nicholas Peterson, Drums - Robin Pecknold, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Writer, Strings, Bass - PHIL EK, Producer, Engineer & Mixer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist - Christian Wargo, Bass - Casey Wescott, Keyboards, Organ, Piano - Skyler Skjelset, Guitar

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2008 Sub Pop Records

DISC 3

1
She Got Dressed
00:03:28

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

2
In the Hot Hot Rays
00:03:05

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

3
Anyone Who's Anyone
00:03:45

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

4
Textbook Love
00:03:24

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

5
So Long to the Headstrong
00:04:16

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

6
Icicle Tusk
00:04:37

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

DISC 4

1
False Knight on the Road
00:03:44

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

2
Silver Dagger
00:03:19

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

3
White Lace Regretfully
00:02:31

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

4
Isles
00:03:04

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

5
Ragged Wood Transition Basement Sketch
00:01:46

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

6
He Doesn't Know Why Basement Demo
00:03:12

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

7
English House Basement Demo
00:03:57

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

8
Hot Air Basement Sketch
00:00:49

Robin Pecknold, Writer - Fleet Foxes, MainArtist

© 2018 Fleet Foxes under exclusive license to Nonesuch Records Inc. ℗ 2018 Fleet Foxes, under license to Nonesuch Records Inc.

Album Description

It’s already been ten years since the Fleet Foxes’ debut eponymous album and the birth of their pop-folk vocal harmonics. Ten years following in the footsteps of Brian Wilson, Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young never once falling into the trap of a bland imitation. For the occasion, the quintet from Seattle look back on their younger years with a four-disc box set featuring around thirty tracks: Fleet Foxes – First Collection: 2006-2009. On the programme: The Fleet Foxes EP (2006), the eclectic Sun Giant EP (2008) and the album Fleet Foxes (2008), not forgetting the hit single White Winter Hymnal, a gospel serenade filled with a cappella. It’s a profusion of sweet acoustic chants, titles overflowing with pastoral poetry and mystical reverbs.

Vocals resonating in echo as if in a church (Oliver James), folkloric tambourins (Mykonos), and catchy choruses: comforting warmth emanates from the record and the listening experience quickly becomes irresistible. Then, on the third disc, the guitars are plugged in to pick the album up a bit and unveil some delightful pop themes (In the Hot Hot Rays). The crew give the album a certain floaty weightlessness, even on Joan Baez’s legendary Silver Dagger. Overall, 100 minutes of astonishing folk music that provides a great insight into the Fleet Foxes’ staggering evolution and their undeniable songwriting talent. A box set that ends in a climax with previously unreleased demos, including English House (basement demo). A holy moment. © Clara Bismuth/Qobuz

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