Existing Members

Email *
Password *

New to Sanity?


Route To The Harmonium

James Yorkston
CD  |  Alternative  |  22 Feb 2019
No reviews yet Write A Review
Tracks Description Details
Route To The Harmonium/Product Detail/Alternative

In Stock at Supplier. Ships within 5-10 Business Days.

37 ELITE Points earned with this purchase! Earn 250 for a $10 Reward!
Not an ELITE Member? Join ELITE here

Buy Now & Pay Later With

PayPal Afterpay Zip Klarna

Shipping - See delivery options.



James Yorkston Route To The Harmonium CD




James Yorkston will release his new album 'The Route to the Harmonium!'

Produced by Yorkston and David Wrench, it is James' first solo record since 2014's 'Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society' (CRAWS) and follows the two collaborative albums he made as one third of Yorkston/Thorne/Khan as well as the release of his debut novel Three Craws in 2016.

It was almost entirely recorded by James himself, in the small Scottish fishing village of Cellardyke where he lives. James' studio is a ramshackle old loft space, once used to repair fisherman's nets. Having created hours of recordings, James called up his old collaborator David Wrench - the mixer and producer who has worked with the likes of Caribou, Four Tet, FKA Twigs and David Byrne - and someone who has worked on James' albums since 2003 – to help make sense of the sessions.

The Route to the Harmonium (or, 'a route to finding harmony') is intensely personal. Listen closely and you can imagine him piecing it together. Overlaying vocal and guitar tracks.  Friends and family, past and present, those that have remained and those who have left – they swim all over his songs.

Title: Route To The Harmonium

Format: CD

Release Date: 22 Feb 2019

Artist: James Yorkston

Sku: 2407586

Catalogue No: WIGCD425

Category: Alternative


1. Your Beauty Could Not Save You

2. The Irish Wars of Independence

3. Like Bees to Foxglove

4. Shallow

5. The Blue of the Thistle

6. My Mouth Ain't No Bible

7. Solitary Islands All

8. The Villages I Have Known My Entire Life

9. Oh Me, Oh My

10. Brittle

11. Yorkston Athletic

12. A Footnote to an Epitaph

customer promise
sanity icon Help you find exactly what you are looking for, even if you aren't sure yourself!
sanity icon Track down the hard to find as quickly as possible - if it's available, we will get it!
sanity icon Deliver fast and friendly service to every customer.
sanity icon Provide you with the hottest, the latest and a great range.
sanity icon And if you're not satisified, you can exchange or with a receipt, get your money back - no questions asked!