My friend asthenia* (Ethan) and I love to talk about music. We thought it'd be fun to each choose an album every week that neither of us had heard, listen to it, and post our thoughts in a blog for (probably) no one to read. There's really no criteria for what we choose other than that it's something new for the both of us. So here it goes, enjoy!
At first glance, these two records seem to be an odd combination. Jack’s Mannequin is synonymous with sun bleached piano pop-rock, while Adams lo fi approach dragged country through the dirt, consequently making him a pillar of the alternative country genre. Or so we like to think. In reality, these vague classifications stem...[read more]