The album features haunting melodies, evocative lyrics, and a blend of various musical elements, including neofolk, experimental folk, and ambient sounds. Its tracks are characterized by a mixture of acoustic instrumentation, electronic textures, and Tibet’s distinctive, emotionally charged vocals.
Thematically, “If a City Is Set Upon a Hill” delves into mysticism, spirituality, and introspection. The lyrics often draw upon symbolic and allegorical imagery, exploring themes of transcendence, existential questioning, and spiritual awakening. The title itself suggests a metaphorical elevation or striving for something greater.v
This is the 180 gram transparent curacao version.