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Wednesday, March 13 2013

"In My Happiest Times I'm Thinking About Death": An Interview with Patrick Wolf

His first EP came out when he was 19 years old, his first album a project a decade in the making. Now, turning 29, the flamboyant, domineering Patrick Wolf revisits the songs that have defined him, developing a new relationship with them, all while stripping them down to their bloody core ...


Thursday, June 11 2009

Be Yourself and Be Free: An Interview with Patrick Wolf

The Bachelor might be a lonely work, but family, fashion, politics, and even a little voyeurism are behind Patrick Wolf's new album.


Sunday, February 25 2007

Now Hear This: Patrick Wolf [London]

Flamboyant, extravagant, even audacious, Patrick Wolf's public image may have garnered him some notoriety, but it's his skill with songcraft that has won him praise. Now Wolf stands poised to tackle the mainstream with his forthcoming The Magic Position.


Reviews

Monday, February 11 2013

Patrick Wolf: Sundark and Riverlight

Wolf displays exceptional fragility and grace with these songs.


Thursday, January 26 2012

Patrick Wolf: Brumalia EP

There is something of a lagging magician about Wolf. For all the (literal) bells and whistles in his music, it sometimes feels as though all his tricks are festooning his sleeves.


Sunday, June 26 2011

Patrick Wolf: Lupercalia

A love album dedicated to Wolf's soon-to-be husband William, Lupercalia is full of perfect sun-drenched hooks. Yet it also feels oddly soulless, as if in sacrificing some of his weirdness, Wolf sacrificed his emotional heft as well.


Thursday, June 11 2009

Patrick Wolf: The Bachelor

He's had quite a run thus far but at the tender age of 25, eccentric chamber-pop wunderkind Patrick Wolf finally has his first bona fide misstep on his hands.


Tuesday, May 1 2007

Patrick Wolf: The Magic Position

A bold, romantic album touched by a rare imagination and an indefinable magic -- pop music at its most deliriously inventive and exciting.


Blogs

Wednesday, May 27 2009

Patrick Wolf - "Hard Times" (video)

Patrick Wolf's new CD Bachelor releases next week. Watch for a review and interview on PopMatters soon.


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