Classic case of Jim-ception.
It may be Christmas time, but cupid wants to remind us that Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Hear Music/Concord Music Group is set to release its latest love song cover album, Sweetheart 2014, on February 4th. The Head and the Heart, Fiona Apple, Beck, Ben Harper and others have recorded their favorite love songs by the likes […]
While Jim James has never openly affiliated himself with a particular religious ideology, the My Morning Jacket frontman’s burgeoning solo career has a markedly otherworldly POV. His debut LP, Regions of Light and Sound of God, is a record composed of mesmerizing, enigmatic warbling, and when asked about his future plan, James replied that “If the […]
The remix largely does away with the staccato piano rhythm that defines the original and starts off with nothing but the vocals and a minimalistic bass synth that wouldn’t sound out of place on a Postal Service B-side. As the song progresses, little bits of other instruments come into play – some splashy drums here, a lush guitar solo there, a little bit of the Hammond B3 organ – until the mix starts to glue together.