Land of heroes

Ray Cooper - Land of heroes

Released 2021

Stories are at the centre of singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ray Cooper’s work and his fourth album Land of Heroes follows the question who today’s heroes are.

Tracklist

The Burning Pile

Whistleblower

Circles

Eyes of Mercy

The Beast

Canada Hill

We Need More Heroes

Dark Father

Ilmarinen’s Ride

Brave Wolfe

Dark Sky Park

Credits

Ray Cooper: voice, piano, guitars, cello, mandolin,
harmonica, harmonium, bass guitar, percussion.

Rowan Godel: Backing vocals

Recorded by Ray Cooper
at The Love Shack Malmköping Sweden 2021


mixed and mastered by Al Scott
produced by Ray Cooper
photos by Kerstin Maier // www.kemai.de
artwork by Neomania Design

Reviews

UK:

on Fatea by David Pratt (March/2021) “‘Land of Heroes’ is veritable feast, and in it, its creator, Ray Cooper, demonstrates the work of a songsmith of exceptional originality, perspicacity and talent.

Denmark:

on Rootszone.dk by Allan E Petersen (21/April/2021) “The lyrics seem to me to be the album’s most important strength.

France:

on Forces Parallelles by Guillaume Gauget (29/March/2021) “The listener has the intoxicating feeling of being at the top of a mountain of emotions, to experience such rich moments that only music can provoke.

Austria:

in Concerto (April/May 2021)

Buy here:

UK

Proper Music: CD release LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

Amazon: CD release LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

Sweden

CDON: CD release LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

Germany

Amazon CD release and LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

USA

Amazon: CD release and LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

Canada

Amazon: CD release and LP release 180gm vinyl (includes a CD and booklet)

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