Here's the lead single, "Monday Morning":
And here's "Never Easy":
Echoes of some of my favorite guitar pop resound throughout the album - it calls to mind older stuff like The Byrds, ELO, Tom Petty and George Harrison's solo work, and more recent stuff like The Strokes - like their work, it's retro but new. If you're gonna synthesize a bunch of influences, it can turn out great as long as they are great ones... and as long as the guy pulling it all together has this kind of talent. Check out the harmony vocals on "Here And Gone", the way he jumps into the chorus, it's just impeccable:
This is beautiful stuff, and ought to become part of your summer soundtrack. Learn more, listen or buy at his website.
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