Peter Henry Phillips Takes Us to The Origin

Peter Henry Phillips - the originPeter Henry Phillips follows up his 3-track EP from last year with a full-length album entitled The Origin. Citing his hometown as Saint-Adrien, Quebec, the singer and songwriter has previously collaborated with many stars from the province: DJ Champion, Elisapie Isaac, Jorane, and JUNO winner Ariane Moffatt. He has done work for advertising, most notably Elizabeth Arden, and soundtrack work for Oscar winning Canadian director Denys Arcand. The new album is gorgeous. It has that City and Colour quality with rich, detailed textures and a dense cinematic sweep. While many of the tracks are roots-oriented, he also includes some progressive touches making the whole work an exciting one to unearth and explore. Give your ears something to cheer about with this instant winner and yes you can expect to find this jewel on our best-of albums list at the end of the year!  iTunes