AbsolutePunk.net
   Username
Password
 
Comments: Page 2
Displaying posts 15 - 27 of 27
05:02 PM on 02/11/14
alexbrew
Out. Standing.
Offline
User Info.
alexbrew's Avatar
Haven't listened to them before. Any RIYL comparisons?
05:15 PM on 02/11/14
IceAge/HeatWave
hello earth
Offline
User Info.
IceAge/HeatWave's Avatar
Haven't listened to them before. Any RIYL comparisons?
maybe Iron & Wine, Nick Drake, some of the Mountain Goats' early material. if you like slower/"sad"/lyrics-based folk music, you should enjoy it.
06:46 PM on 02/11/14
Archael
listens to good music
Offline
User Info.
Archael's Avatar
stoked for this
07:11 PM on 02/11/14
Craig Manning
Down in Jungleland
Offline
User Info.
Craig Manning's Avatar
this is the first album of his i've loved back-to-back. i love the way Koz is basically going for broke in a certain respect, it's really helped to flip any meme that might have been made out of him onto its head. it helps that i'm from Ohio and have seen most of the little towns he's referencing haha

the only thing i'd like to add to your review is that "Ben's My Friend" is the perfect, most hilarious way to end a really dark album.

Haha, yeah, "Ben's My Friend" is entirely out of left field. I almost feel like it's a bonus chapter or something. I kind of wish "I watched the Film" was the closer, but I don't mind the sequencing as is.
02:28 PM on 02/13/14
Steve_JustAGuy
www.justaguy.us
Offline
User Info.
Steve_JustAGuy's Avatar
Jim Wise is a gut punch of a song.
08:35 AM on 03/25/14
Jake Jenkins
https://twitter.com/jakej654
Online
User Info.
Jake Jenkins's Avatar
really great review craig, loved reading that. this album is just stunning, the stories are so raw and personal that it's hard not to be taken by the whole thing.
08:57 AM on 03/25/14
Craig Manning
Down in Jungleland
Offline
User Info.
Craig Manning's Avatar
really great review craig, loved reading that. this album is just stunning, the stories are so raw and personal that it's hard not to be taken by the whole thing.
Thanks man, I appreciate it. You got a favorite song on here yet? Mine keeps changing.
09:02 AM on 03/25/14
phaynes1
AP.NET ILLUMINATI
Offline
User Info.
phaynes1's Avatar
I watched the film song remains the same for me.
09:03 AM on 03/25/14
Jake Jenkins
https://twitter.com/jakej654
Online
User Info.
Jake Jenkins's Avatar
Thanks man, I appreciate it. You got a favorite song on here yet? Mine keeps changing.
either "Carissa" or "Ben's My Friend" at this point but there's so much on here to love
09:22 AM on 03/25/14
IceAge/HeatWave
hello earth
Offline
User Info.
IceAge/HeatWave's Avatar
Truck Driver, Carissa, Jim Wise, Ben's My Friend. Hell, I can't really pick between them.
10:02 AM on 03/25/14
Craig Manning
Down in Jungleland
Offline
User Info.
Craig Manning's Avatar
either "Carissa" or "Ben's My Friend" at this point but there's so much on here to love

Truck Driver, Carissa, Jim Wise, Ben's My Friend. Hell, I can't really pick between them.

I'm partial to "Carissa," "I Can't Live Without My Mother's Love," and "I Watched the Film…"
09:21 AM on 05/05/14
Simulcast
You make that dance look so new
Offline
User Info.
Simulcast's Avatar
I'm partial to "Carissa," "I Can't Live Without My Mother's Love," and "I Watched the Film…"
These + Dogs are my favorite right now. Can't get enough of this record.

NEWS, MUSIC & MORE
Search News
Release Dates
Exclusives
Best New Music
Articles
CONNECT
Submit News
Forums
Contests
Mobile Version
AP.net Logos
HIDDEN TREASURES
AbsolutePunk Podcast
Free Music
Sports Forum
Technology Forum
Recommendations
INFORMATION
Advertising
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Terms of Service
Privacy Policy
FOLLOW
Twitter | Facebook | RSS
PropertyOfZack
UnderTheGun
Purevolume
Chorus.fm | @jason_tate