Her first two records - On The Way Down From the Moon Palace and Happiness - were interesting enough girl-hates-herself takes on the woman-hates-herself first two records of PJ Harvey - which is to say, less challenging.
Then came Geek the Girl, a concept album of such intensity, it could be loved by only those willing to commit to it which is recommended. Listen to Lisa Germano lyrics sorted by album. New music videos and mp3 for artist Lisa Germano. This article does not cite any sources. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date April 20, Autumnal Poignant Reflective. Autumn Introspection Late Night Reflection.
Track Listing. Bad Attitude. The distribution deal with Warner Bros. Slide received less promotion. Before the album was released she was invited to sing backup vocals on tour for The Smashing Pumpkins.
Although she rejected the offer at first, singer Billy Corgan persuaded her that she would have a more collaborative role, and she agreed to join the tour. She rehearsed with the band for four weeks in Chicago. The night before the tour was supposed to begin, Corgan dismissed her via the tour manager with no explanation. Intent on resuming the promotion of Slide , she went tour, opening for Eels and then headlining smaller clubs.
While on tour she was notified by 4AD that they were dropping her from the label. By the end of , she announced that she was done with the music business. She fired her management.
Nonetheless, in she performed in Toronto at Lee's Palace. Both more ambitious and more accessible than her first album, Happiness swaths her ethereal-yet-earthy melodies in a rich, shimmering production courtesy of Malcom Burn. Originally released by Capitol, 4AD re-released the album once Germano switched labels; the label's head, Ivo Watts-Russell , remixed certain tracks like the folky dream pop of "Destroy the Flower" and the scathing "Sycophant," bringing out the songs' melancholy, wistful tendencies.
However, even the Capitol version of Happiness has plenty of both of those qualities. What are your thoughts? As you turn to dream? I wouldn't know I never look These things are Lisa Germano - Energy lyrics You never wanted this to last You'd always rather feel bad Who hurts most?View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Happiness on Discogs.