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Hallelujah Anyhow is the latest studio album from Hiss Golden Messenger, out September 22 worldwide
on Merge Records. Its ten new songs, penned by HGM principal M.C. Taylor, were recorded with Brad
Cook, Phil Cook, Chris Boerner, Josh Kaufman, Darren Jessee, Michael Lewis, and Scott Hirsch. Alexandra
Sauser-Monnig, Tift Merritt, Skylar Gudasz, Tamisha Waden, Mac McCaughan, and John Paul White
provided vocal harmonies.
I’m from nowhere. That’s the way I feel about it now, right at this moment. Music took me and made me
and gave me a purpose and I built my world with it, and now my geography is a musical one, forever. And
when I break, when I think about running as far as I can, I remember that there is nothing that does me like
music, and I might as well be a poor man in a world of my own devising. Hallelujah anyhow.
Rhythm? I learned it over twenty years in the back of rented vans, in attics and back rooms—hard places to
get to, harder places to get out of. And now rhythm is my clock and I live by it. We all do. But it’ll kill you if
you’re not careful. It might kill you even if you are. Hallelujah anyhow.
I see the dark clouds. I was designed to see them. They’re the same clouds of fear and destruction that have
darkened the world since Revelations, just different actors. But this music is for hope. That’s the only thing I
want to say about it. Love is the only way out. I’ve never been afraid of the darkness; it’s just a different
kind of light. And if some days that belief comes harder than others, hallelujah anyhow.