Alexis Marshall never loses sight of why he should feel anxiety towards the world around him. As the singer of the ever-shapeshifting Providence band Daughters, Marshall and team have constantly upped the ante with each release culminating in 2018’s apocalyptic and cathartic You Won’t Get What You Want. The album was the band’s first release in eight years and, with unanimous critical acclaim, it saw them playing to much larger crowds than ever before.
The album channelled Marshall’s frustrations and anxieties into nightmarish narrative poetry that was intensified by the band’s thunderous onslaught of industrial influenced noise rock.
Once Daughters completed their lengthy worldwide campaign for the record, Marshall immediately headed back into the studio to work on what would become his first solo record; House Of Lull. House Of When, which is slated to release July 23.
The record is a pummeling and uncompromising statement that brims with anger and experimentation and is embellished by some of Marshall’s most direct and honest lyrics to date.
In an interview with Ears to Feed Marshall discusses House Of Lull. House of When and his approach to lyrics and sonic creation. Marshall details his recent Lyme Disease diagnosis and lingering health issues from a long history of putting himself in harm’s way onstage. Marshall also sheds light on how the sudden success of Daughters led him back down a road of addiction, which led him to seek help at a rehab center last year.
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