Frontman Michael Shepard chats about the progression the band took on new album Wild Blood, falling in love with music again, what it’s like to be without a label and staying off the beaten track.
"I don’t like saying things in a way that other people have said them, which is really difficult to do. It’s sort of impossible. There’s nothing new under the sun, and I realize that. If I’m going to write a love song, for instance, I don’t want to use the typical metaphors and clichés everyone else uses that you hear on the radio every single day that everyone’s sick of. I want to talk about it in a different way. Maybe I’m going to set it within a story about something that’s...[read more]