Listen For (The Rag and Bone Man) - And Also The Trees (2007)
One of my favorite abum covers. Not only because I love Jerome Severette’s photography, but because it fits the mood of the album perfectly. Bleak, depressing, mystical, and otherworldly.
"Père Lachaise : tombeau d’Héloïse et Abélard", Paris (XXème arr.), 1901.
© Eugène Atget / Musée Carnavalet / Roger-Viollet
Jannis Gousgounis, Before the Storm
Ghost Story, 1957
In a house in Hadley, Mass., the whirring of long-dead Elizabeth Porter’s spinning wheel is often heard toward dawn.
Vasily Surikov, Under the rain by the coach to Black River (1871)