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It’s Like The Cavalry Arriving - Withered Hand live

WITHERED HAND / JO FOSTER / DAN MUTCH – The Liquid Room, Edinburgh – Thursday 17th April 2014

Thursday’s Withered Hand show at the Liquid Room was the big homecoming to mark the release of the excellent second LP ‘New Gods’. 481 more words


Withered Hand: New Gods

NPR recently posted a short note about Edinburgh-based Dan Willson, also known by his band name, Withered Hand, saying that Willson is a former member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses but that he had “drifted away” from the church to start making his stylish, folkish pop music filled with images of spiritual displacement and longing, and especially the dynamics of human relations, rich as they are with confusion and compulsion and unresolved conflict. 671 more words

Jehovah's Witness

Best Albums - Mar 2014.

Withered Hand – New Gods

The War On Drugs – Lost in a Dream

Metronomy – Love Letters

Real Estate – Atlas

Jamacia – Ventura… 7 more words


What Do the Eyes of Jesus See?

The ways of Satan should never surprise us for he walks about like a roaring lion seeking whom he can devour and one of the tools he uses is temptation to draw us away from God and into sin. 519 more words

Dry Well


No more the fool—

Heart’s well gone dry,

Hand of kinship withered;

Best efforts, dust—windblown, gone.

©Madwoman-Ghost Harbor, 2014

Madwoman-Ghost Harbor

Withered Hand - Horseshoe b/w Not Another Sunny Day

Dan Wilson – aka Withered Hand – made a splash in 2009 / 2010 with his debut album, Good News. The songs set a standard for what was being called either (depending on what you were reading) anti-folk or UK-based DIY (do it yourself). 392 more words

Adventures In Record Reviews

Withered Hand - Black Tambourine

Dan Wilson released his latest album ‘New Gods’ last month under the moniker Withered Hand.  Listen to “Black Tambourine” here.