The Swell Season

The Swell Season

On the 2001 release, For the Birds, The Frames front man, Glen Hansard asked the question "What happens when the heart just stops?" A simple, rhetorical question and yet one that won’t go away, as the song has went on to become a staple of the Frames live set. While we may never know the answer Glen has went on to provide us with a whole album of like minded questions with his new project, The Swell Season.

With The Swell Season, Glen has teamed up with classically trained Czech vocalist and pianist, Marketa Irglova to produce an album of... more