I feel like I’m finally laying the foundation of my adulthood, or better yet, the foundation has already been laid and I’m just now getting to see what I have to build on.
These songs resemble a musical patchwork cloak, with influences stitched together from various sources.
Taking in “1957” is like listening to all of the schizophrenia of “1956” condensed into only half the time.
With obvious nods to groups like Vigilantes of Love, Over the Rhine, and Counting Crows, Set On Edge’s music has its base in rock n’ roll.
It looks at all of the ways that something as necessary as food can hold such importance in people’s lives and culture.
My Education’s greatest asset is their ability to balance their quiet and loud sides, pouring equal time and detail into both.