Back of the Van" is a song by singer-songwriter Ladyhawke. It was her first single, and was from her debut album Ladyhawke. The song was written by Ladyhawke and Michael Di Francesco. The video starts by looking up into space and then goes down to see Ladyhawke playing her guitar
Ladyhawke is the debut album by New Zealand singer-songwriter Ladyhawke, released on 19 September 2008 by Modular Recordings. Featuring production by Pascal Gabriel, Greg Kurstin, Kid Gloves, Kish Mauve's Jim Eliot, Paul Harris and Van She's Michael Di Francesco, the album incorporates 1980s-influenced new wave and synthpop, as well as indie rock. It was promoted by five singles: "Back of the Van", "Paris Is Burning", "Dusk Till Dawn", "My Delirium" and "Magic".
Back of the Van. This song is by Ladyhawke and appears on the album Ladyhawke (2008). In the dark, in the back of the van Cautiously, holding your hand Making eyes, making everything alright Being home, being all alone Feeling sad watching the phone Singing out, singing everything's alright. You set me on, you set me on, you set me on fire You set me on, you set me on, you set me on fire.
New Zealand's Pip Brown, AKA Ladyhawke is steadily building herself a UK fan base, winning over the public and critics alike with her 80's synth-pop tunes and brilliant Chrissie Hynde esque delivery. Despite previous singles Paris Is Burning and My Delirium surprisingly failing to achieve top-end chart success, her self titled debut album has now gone gold, selling 100,000 copies
Back of the Van" is the Pretenders meets Van Halen's "Jump"; "Professional Suicide" sounds like a lost classic Gary Numan single; while the storming chorus of "My Delirium" echoes the power pop of the Bangles and the Go Go's. Best of all is "Crazy World," whose chugging basslines and dreamy synths would perfectly fit the closing scenes of a Brat Pack movie. But despite its blatant retro vibe, it still manages to sound fresh thanks to its clever production and Brown's fiery and vibrant vocals. Ladyhawke 2008. Dubbing herself Ladyhawke after the 1985 Richard Donner movie, she began recording her solo album with producers Pascal Gabriel and Hannah Robinson. Released by Modular in 2008, Ladyhawke was a hit in Brown's native country, and the modern pop sound and catchy hooks made it a success elsewhere (namely Australia and the . After a year spent touring and promoting the album, Brown returned to the studio with Gabriel to work on a follow-up, but the sessions fell apart due to Brown's post-tour exhaustion. One of the album's songs, "Blue Eyes," was featured in a series of television ads for Verizon. After beginning work on her next album, Brown decided the songs she was writing were too dark and didn't reflect her more positive outlook on life.
Album Name Ladyhawke. Data wpisu 20 Wrzesień 2008. Wydawcy Modular Recordings. Styl muzycznyNew-Wave. Zarejestrowanych posiada ten album1. 2. Manipulating Woman. 4. Better Than Sunday.
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|1||Back Of The Van (Radio Mix)|
|2||Back Of The Van (Wawa Remix)
Remix – Wawa
|3||Back Of The Van (Fred Falke Ultimate Beverly Mix)
Remix – Fred Falke
|4||Back Of The Van (Fred Falke Valvestate Mix)
Remix – Fred Falke
|5||Back Of The Van (A1 Bassline)
Remix – A1 Bassline
|6||Back Of The Van (Mock And Toof Mix)
Remix – Mock & Toof
|7||Back Of The Van (Van She tech Turbo Fire Mix)
Remix – Van She
|8||Back Of The Van (Original)|
NotesPromo Cdr In PVC Sleeve With Picture Inlay
|MODVL080||Ladyhawke||Back Of The Van (12", Promo)||Modular Recordings||MODVL080||Europe||2008|
|MODPR107||Ladyhawke||Back Of The Van (CD, Maxi, Promo)||Modular Recordings||MODPR107||Europe||2008|
|LHVANCDP1||Ladyhawke||Back Of The Van (CD, Single, Promo)||Modular Recordings||LHVANCDP1||Europe||2008|
|MODUKPR003||Ladyhawke||Back Of The Van (CD, Single, Promo)||Modular Recordings||MODUKPR003||UK||2009|
|LHVANCDP1||Ladyhawke||Back Of The Van (CDr, Single, Promo)||Modular Recordings||LHVANCDP1||Europe||2008|