Now this is a collaboration that both C-Squad fans and Barbz have been waiting for…
- Posted on Feb 20th 2013 11:30AM by Cameron Matthews
Upon listening to the band's newest single "Illusion," we're immediately reminded of the pastoral hymns in Fleet Foxes' 2008 self-titled debut: Gentle bass drums carefully massaging gut-wrenching acoustic guitars; harmonies covered in scraggly vines.
Isbells are adding to a continuing aesthetic change in folk music -- connecting with the wilderness through ghostly chord progressions and spine-tingling vocals. The subsequent "illusion" that the Belgian group broadcasts is of subtle memories, disappearing as soon as they arise.
Stream the single "Illusion" below and look out for Isbells' new album Stoalin', out in March.