PINEGROVE + Particular GUESTS
Following a sellout show at The Sunflower Lounge in October, Pinegrove return to Birmingham this February to play brand new venue Mama Roux’s – be certain to pick up your tickets asap!
Soon after a quantity of distinct releases and years of touring, New Jersey’s Pinegrove have presented their finest perform to date with their newest LP Cardinal. The band’s captivating blend of indie rock, pop and country components is a lot more vivid, fine-tuned, and addictive than ever prior to.
Vocalist/guitarist Evan Stephens Hall and drummer Zack Levine type a core that has been playing with each other since early childhood. Painting his emotions onto these songs with colorful and kinetic strokes, Hall moves by means of Cardinal’s eight songs with unforgettable energy and passion, with a vocal efficiency that is pleasantly reminiscent of Will Oldham and Constructed to Spill’s Doug Martsch. Highlighted by the downtrodden nostalgia of twangy opener ‘Old Friends’ and the climactic refrain of ‘Size of the Moon’, where the confession “I do not know what I’m afraid of,” is just as considerably of a sing-a-extended as it is an emotional breakdown, moods don’t stay in a single spot for extremely lengthy on Cardinal – they are very carefully crafted and revisited throughout to continually evoke the album’s central themes of memory, language, and residence.
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Watch a reside performance of ‘Old Friends’ beneath:
starting on 2017-02-25 00:00:00
3 Lower Trinity Street