What does it sound like?:
Oh I have loved this man’s music since I first heard it in 2015 after it came recommended on a Sparklehorse fan website. Like Sparklehorse, it shared a certain “otherness”, slightly out of kilter with the rest o’ the world, slightly sad, but lost in wonder, gazing at the stars. Luckily, we have a lesser wait for his second album than the 53 years it took him to do his first. Have had a copy of this album for the last month & I am completely head over heels in love with it. I’d say it’s a deeper, more sensual album than his first. You’ve got to live with this one a while to appreciate all its hidden depths, & give time to lose yerself in its earthy beauty. It really IS a beauty, some of it heart achingly so. A textural odyssey through Mr. Corley’s life & thoughts, with a sideways foray into more esoteric realms for added bonus. His first album was just whetting the appetite for this one. This one’s an epic. One o’ those albums where ye don’t want the track yer listening to end, but then the next ‘un » Continue Reading.