is a solo artist who came to prominence in the mid-1980s with the New York City based group Swans
. With founder Michael Gira
, the duo was the core of Swans
until the group broke up in 1998. She continues to release numerous solo albums and collaborations.
To say much more about Jarboe
is not really neccesary, as she is one of the best known underground artist of the NY scene and collaborated with countless artists, such as Kirlian Camera
Now she signed with Twilight Record to offer the audience and fans an amazing solo conceptual album.Jarboe
sayed about "Alchemic": "This album features trance-like compositions created entirely by me working alone. They explore an atmospheric rhythm creating tonal voices and invite the listener to lose themselves within them." The CD is limited to 1000 copies and comes in a deluxe digipak.