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Taken from “Wounded Healer”, out October 28th via Oscarson label.
Immigrant’s self-titled debut album was released in 2002 on Fence Records. Two further Fence albums, Mother Tongue and A Nowhere Place appeared in 2003 and 2004 respectively. Son Of Immigrant, part of Fence Records’ Picket Fence series, originally appeared in 2004, and was later expanded for a full album release in 2009.
In 2008, Chaffinch Records released a set of demos entitled Love’s The Only Thing That Matters, which was followed in 2009 by two self-released albums, Red River and Queen Of Angels.
2010 saw the release of So Pachinko, Heart Leaps and Women Folk, and Jao, with a further album, No Refuge, appearing in 2011.
Talisman and Nation Of Immigrants were both released in 2012.
Creatureland, Immigrant’s thirteenth album, was released in 2014 and included a boxed special edition, signaling a move into hand-painted, hand-crafted releases.
In 2015, Brian Records compiled a retrospective of short Immigrant songs for a bespoke release on 3″ CD, with each edition featuring original artwork by artist and label founder Jimlad. In the same year, a retrospective entitled Crayon Era documented the first twelve years of Immigrant’s recorded work, and was exclusively available through Norman Records.