Jun 292011

Bon Iver’s new self-titled album is still barely a week old, but thanks to television appearances, reviews, and blogs like us the hype has been going for months. While some of you may not have even gotten around to hearing the whole thing yet, those that have should be familiar with “Perth,” one of the record’s standout tracks. Frontman Justin Vernon and his assembled studio musicians create a layered collage of melodies in their recording, capturing a feeling through soundscape rather than focusing on more concrete song composition tactics. Continue reading »