Woelv

Woelv was Geneviève Castrée, a Canadian comics artist, illustrator, and musician based in Anacortes, Washington. She now performs under the name Ô Paon.


 

Tout Seul Dans La Forêt En Plein Jour, Avez-Vous Peur? is the second album by Woelv , aka Geneviève Castrée, a Canadian comics artist, illustrator, and musician from Quebec, now based in the Pacific Northwestern United States.

Geneviève Castrée now makes records and plays concerts under the name Ô Paon.

In English, its title means All Alone In The Forest In Broad Daylight, Are You Scared? Recorded at Dub Narcotic Studios in Olympia, Washington (run by K Records founder Calvin Johnston) Tout Seul was made by Geneviève and her husband Phil Elverum, who also records for K under the names Mt Eerie and The Microphones. It's an album of fractured experimental folk music, full of anguish at the woes of the world but possessed by a kind of fiery determination.

An internationally acclaimed visual artist with a background in self-produced comic art, Geneviève has assembled an album of astounding full-page drawings to accompany the unique Australian edition of Tout Seul. The Aus version also includes an exclusive bonus track, Hiver Nucléaire (Nuclear Winter).