Angel Olsen

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Angel Olsen (born January 22, 1987) is an American folk and indie rock singer and guitarist who was raised in St. Louis, Missouri and currently lives in Asheville, North Carolina. She has recorded and toured as a backing singer with Bonnie "Prince" Billy and the Cairo Gang.

After releasing her first EP, Strange Cacti, and a debut album, Half Way Home, on Bathetic Records, Olsen signed with Jagjaguwar ahead of her first full-band record, Burn Your Fire For No Witness, which was released on 17 February 2014. Olsen's third full-length album, My Woman, will be released on September 2, 2016.

In addition to her work with Bonnie "Prince" Billy and The Cairo Gang, Olsen has collaborated with a number of other notable figures of American indie rock, including Tim Kinsella of Cap'n Jazz and LeRoy Bach of Wilco. Her collaboration with Kinsella and Bach, as well as with Chicago poet Marvin Tate, resulted in the album "Tim Kinsella sings the songs of Marvin Tate by LeRoy Bach featuring Angel Olsen," which the group released on Indianapolis label Joyful Noise Recordings on December 3, 2013.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 Half Way Home Angel Olsen 3
2013 Tim Kinsella Sings the Songs of Marvin Tate by Leroy Bach Tim Kinsella feat. Angel Olsen 1
2014 Burn Your Fire for No Witness Angel Olsen 4
2016 My Woman Angel Olsen 2


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2013 Sleepwalker Angel Olsen 2
2013 Forgiven/Forgotten Angel Olsen 1
2014 Hi-Five Angel Olsen 1
2014 Windows Angel Olsen 1
2014 Endless Road, May as Well Angel Olsen 1
2016 Shut Up Kiss Me Angel Olsen 1


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2011 Strange Cacti Angel Olsen 2


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2010 Lady of the Waterpark Angel Olsen 1

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