Shannon Wright is a powerhouse singer-songwriter from Atlanta, Georgia.
She fronted the rocktrio Crowsdell in the 90's, recording two albums. "Dreamette" and "In the curve of an arm". Both featuring her intense writing, playing and singing.
From her earlier and more gentle work Flight Safety (1999), to the vocally aggressive Dyed in the Wool (2001), Shannon has done an amazing amount of growth as a singer, songwriter, pianist and guitar player, and her work on Over the Sun stands as a document of those fully realized capabilities. Recorded with Steve Albini in Chicago at the end of 2003, these songs sound enormous, and the immediacy of' the recording puts the listener closer to her than ever before. Over the Sun pours out of the speakers like Shannon is playing right there in your living room, belting out these...