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Harvey, Polly Jean

Overview
Works: 222 works in 576 publications in 5 languages and 4,721 library holdings
Genres: Alternative rock music  Rock music  Popular music  Folk-rock music  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Blues-rock music  Television music  Swamp pop music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Commentator, Lyricist, Producer, Actor, Musician
Classifications: M1741.18.H37, 781.66
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Polly Jean Harvey
Let England shake by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album is bound up with its music, its abiding atmosphere, and, in particular, its words. If Harvey's past work might seem to draw on direct emotional experience, this is rather different. Its songs center on both her home country and events further afield in which it has embroiled itself. The lyrics return, time and again, to the matter of war, the fate of the people who must do the fighting, and events separated by whole ages, from Afghanistan to Gallipoli
Stories from the city, stories from the sea by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personnel: P.J. Harvey (vocals, guitar, E-bow, piano, keyboards, bass, djembe, maracas); Thom York (vocals, keyboards); Mick Harvey (accordion, harmonium, organ, keyboards, bass, drums, percussion, background vocals); Rob Ellis (acoustic & electric pianos, harpsichord, keyboards, synthesizer, drums, bells, tambourine, background vocals). Producers: PJ Harvey, Rob Ellis, Mick Harvey. STORIES FROM THE CITY, STORIES FROM THE SEA was nominated for the 2002 Grammy Award for Best Rock Album. "This Is Love" was nominated for the 2002 Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance. Polly Harvey in a mellow mood? Actually, sort of. While her trademark feminist angst is still largely in place here, by and large the music is less confrontational than in days of yore. Several of the tracks--"Good Fortune," "A Place Called Home," "One Line"--verge on pop; in fact, they could pass for slightly more abstract Pretenders songs ("You Said Something" really does sound like Chrissie Hynde singing a mutant country tune). Given its title, it's not much of a surprise that "The Whores Hustle and the Hustlers Whore," manages to work up a convincingly atonal guitar racket, but otherwise the only song that really captures Harvey's trademark Captain Beefheart-like fury is (again, unsurprisingly, given its title) "Kamikaze." Other highlights include "Big Evil," which centers around a biting neo-psychedelic riff (sort of "Paperback Writer" gone dissonant), the hypnotically pretty "This Mess We're In," a sort of early Cure pastiche done as a duet with Radiohead's Thom Yorke, and the concluding "We Float," a piano-driven ode to making peace with your failures that Harvey sings with a sweetness that's almost inspirational
To bring you my love by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White chalk by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour son 8ème album, elle décide de délaisser pour un temps les guitares colériques, pour se tourner vers le piano. Délicatement accompagnée d'une discrète mandoline, d'une batterie anémiée, elle délivre des mélodies caressantes, à la lisière de l'univers de Bjork ou de Kate Bush à ses débuts
Uh huh her by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

24 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is this desire? by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman a man walked by by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second collaboration album between PJ Harvey and John Parish
September songs the music of Kurt Weill by Kurt Weill( Recording )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True blood music from the HBO original series( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music to drink blood, shape shift, and howl at the moon to. Spooky and sexy, new and classic tracks from the HBO original series True Blood Volume 3, follow-up to Grammy-nominated Volumes 1 and 2
The book of life by Hal Hartley( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving
Dry by PJ Harvey (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crow city of angels : [original motion picture soundtrack from the Miramax/Dimension film] by Graeme Revell( Recording )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peel sessions 1991-2004 by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

12 editions published in 2006 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rolling Stone women in rock collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rid of me by PJ Harvey (Musical group)( Recording )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4-track demos by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basquiat original soundtrack : music from the Miramax film( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance hall at louse point by John Parish( Recording )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dry by Polly Jean Harvey( Recording )

20 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh my lover--O Stella--Dress--Victory--Happy and bleeding--Sheela-na-gig--Hair--Joe--Plants and rags--Fountain--Water
L tunes music from and inspired by the L word( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Harvey, P.J.

Harvey, P. J. (Polly Jean)

Harvey, Pj

Harvey PJ 1969-....

Harvey, PJ (Polly Jean)

Harvey, Polly J. 1969-

Harvey, Polly Jean

Harvey Polly Jean 1969-....

P. Dž. Hārvija

P. J. Harvey 1969-....

PJ Harvey

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PJ Harvey britische Sngerin und Songwriter

PJ Harvey cantautrice e musicista britannica

PJ Harvey chanteuse et guitariste de rock

PJ Harvey muzyk rockowy, multiinstrumentalistka

PJ 하비

PJ ハーヴェイ

Πόλυ Τζιν Χάρβεϊ

Пі Джей Гарві

Харви, Пи Джей

פי ג'יי הארווי

پی‌جی هاروی خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، هنرمند، گیتاریست، خواننده، و آهنگساز بریتانیایی

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