Iris DeMent

PopMatters reviews “The Trackless Woods”

8 August 2015

Check out this in-depth PopMatters review of Iris’ new album “The Trackless Woods”.

The Trackless Woods has a lightness of touch which makes Dement’s interpretation of Akhmatova’s collision with history an interesting listen. It is equally captivating when addressing the personal. A particular highlight is the haunting and emotional “The Souls of All My Dears”, based on lines from Akhmatova’s “Requiem”.”

Read the full review!