The Phosphorescent Blues

The Phosphorescent Blues is the fourth studio album by the American group Punch Brothers, released on January 27, 2015. The band announced the release of the album's first single, "I Blew It Off", on November 17, 2014, On December 4, 2014, the group announced the album's name and release date, along with the second single, "Julep".[3] Julep was nominated for Best American Roots Song at the 2016 Grammy Awards.[4] The album's cover is from the René Magritte painting "The Lovers" (1928).[5]

The Phosphorescent Blues
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Studio album by
ReleasedJanuary 27, 2015
GenreProgressive bluegrass
Length46:47
LabelNonesuch Records
ProducerT Bone Burnett
Punch Brothers chronology
Who's Feeling Young Now?
(2012)
The Phosphorescent Blues
(2015)
The Wireless
(2015)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
The Music4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."Familiarity"10:23
2."Julep"5:26
3."Passepied (Claude Debussy)"3:30
4."I Blew It Off"3:07
5."Magnet"3:14
6."My Oh My"4:19
7."Boll Weevil"2:36
8."Prélude (Alexander Scriabin)"0:58
9."Forgotten"4:17
10."Between 1st and A"4:15
11."Little Lights"4:42
Vinyl-exclusive
No.TitleLength
12."Sleek White Baby" 
13."Clementine" 
14."The Hops of Guldenberg" 
15."The Wireless" 

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Murphy, Lukas. "Punch Brothers - The Phosphorescent Blues". The Music. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  3. ^ http://www.punchbrothers.com/news/the-phosphorescent-blues-pre-order-now/
  4. ^ "2016 Grammy Awards Nominees Announced". The Boot. Retrieved 2017-04-06.
  5. ^ "MoMA: The Lovers". Retrieved 2017-01-12.