David Daniell and Douglas McCombs, ‘Versions’ (Thrill Jockey)
Release Date: May 15, 2012
Label: Thrill Jockey
Massive ebow drones, uplifting spirit-jams, drum splat from San Augustin/Tortoise guitarists.
Devon Welsh has no interest in small talk. The Montreal-based songwriter, the bug-eyed and baritone half of art-pop duo Majical Cloudz, only seeks out sincere, high-stakes conversations — at least on record, if not in person. Welsh’s lyrics waste no time on pleasantries, on gently acclimating the listener to his preferred topics of discussion, which… More »