One part melodic beats from Episode, one part vulnerably honest lyrics and vocals from Stefan Weiner. One great song. Episode has said that this is a part of a project on “finding a balance between accepting and determining your own reality.” I can’t wait for more!
Breakfast Club anyone? Love The Wind and the Wave‘s folk spin on this classic.
Loving you is a bloodsport. Enough said:
Hailing from Florida, this country folk duo settled down in Nashville to bring us this lovely sound:
This weekend I went to see Frightened Rabbit in concert at Webster Hall. Great live performance for the most part. The lead singer and songwriter, Scott Hutchison, isn’t much of a talker (or maybe he used up his banter in the show the night before), but he really proved his stage presence when he ventured up to the balcony among some of the audience to perform an acoustic song with no mic. The only interruptions were an offered, and taken, shot of patron from a nearby fan and one “WOOOOO” from the crowd as he started his somber song. He captured the attention of the whole venue, and managed to keep it, for a great moment that really connected with the crowd.
If someone had told me about this remix before I heard it, I wouldn’t have listened. Remix? A Simon and Garfunkel song? THE SOUND OF SILENCE? No way. And yet… way. It has a great ebb and flow that doesn’t swallow the original song. Just give it a go: