The Observer

Dive into new Joanna Newsom album

The harpist and singer-songwriter is back with Divers, a concept album focusing on love and the passage of time.

Charlie Topel, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015

When harpist Joanna Newsom debuted with “The Milk-Eyed Mender” in 2004, the then-22-year-old’s verbose lyricism, antiquated folk instrumentation and “untrainable” voice piqued the interests of listeners and critics alike. Most people, however, viewed the album as a fairly standard folk album...

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