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The Living and the Dead
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 7, 2008
GenreAlternative country/Folk
LabelAnti Records
ProducerJolie Holland and Shahzad Ismaily
Jolie Holland chronology
Springtime Can Kill You
The Living and the Dead
Wine Dark Sea
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[2]
Boston Globe(favorable)[3]
ChartAttack4/5 stars[4]
Cleveland Free Times(favorable)[5]
Hartford Courant(favorable)[6]
Now3/5 stars[7]
Paste Magazine(75%)[8]
Pitchfork Media(7.8/10)[9]
Tiny Mix Tapes3.5/5 stars[10]
Washington Post(favorable)[11]

The Living and the Dead is Jolie Holland's fourth studio album. It was released on October 7, 2008, through Anti Records. The album was mixed and engineered by Joel Hamilton.

Track listing

  1. "Mexico City"
  2. "Corrido Por Buddy"
  3. "Palmyra"
  4. "You Painted Yourself In"
  5. "Fox In its Hole"
  6. "Your Big Hands"
  7. "Sweet Loving Man"
  8. "Love Henry"
  9. "The Future"
  10. "Enjoy Yourself"