Monday, April 8, 2013
monday tunes: the shouting matches
say hello to Bon Iver's Justin Vernon's latest music project: The Shouting Matches and their debut album, Grownass Men. The album comes tomorrow officially, but thanks to NPR and all its greatness, you can check it out right here!
Vernon joins some of his musically talented friends in creating a piece of work that is just as appealing as his work in Bon Iver, but certainly taps into a different kind of sound..."presenting itself as something lighter in spirit than anything by Bon Iver; even before the opening riffs, a mere glance at the cover shows a smiling Justin Vernon, hanging out with his hometown pals. This isn't the stuff of mystery or misery, of yearning, of finding one's voice in a secluded cabin. It's the work of a guy who loves playing music..."