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Collaboration – John Elliott
The production of the album is stark and simple by design. Shying away from musical complexities, John Elliot’s voice is both unique and haunting, keeping the listener focused on the story. It is a beautiful album, one that I hope you enjoy as much as I did.
Pockets of Light – Spirez and Emily Teague
Spirez is a Bristol, England based collective of producers and musicians who aim to provide cool, slow instrumental backdrops for vocalists. They found a worthy collaborator in Emily Teague, a Bristol neighbor …
Good Misery – Bob Harp
The recordings on Good Misery are raw, stripped-down, and eerily vital. Although Harp is inextricably tied to such forebears as Bob Dylan and Nick Drake, he does not stand in their shadows.
Hear Me Out – Joel Streeter
Joel Streeter’s voice is not pristine, thank god, but slightly worn down and warm.