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his name should soon be a household favorite
The song is a retro wild ride with lots surf guitars, long instrumental parts and dreamy girls harmonies, and it sounds like coming from another time zone, it’s sweet and not too fuzzy though, feeling like a punk band in slow-motion.
His songs had a very familiar melancholy, but unexpected detours in the melodies, with those kinds of inflections in the voice that suddenly make the whole song for you. Just listen to ‘Cold Blood’, one of my favorites off his debut full-length album ‘Get your Burdens Lifted’,