Nick Moss and Big Jay McNeely rocking Big Mama’s this Saturday and nextRead More
Author: Bliss Bowen
SEAN ROWE, New Lore (Anti-): 4 STARS Rowe’s imposing baritone colors emotional tensions sketched out in vivid songs addressing sacrifices made by artists and their families. The ruggedly romantic pledge “I’ll Follow Your Trail” is followed by the grooving “Newton’s Cradle” and piano ballad “I Can’t Make a Living From Holding You” (“I’m haunted by the man that I’m not/ Yeah, I’m tied to the things I can’t leave”). Memphis producer Matt Ross-Spang surrounds Rowe with pedal steel, soulful organ and harmonies, adding texture to mature stories (“Gas Station Rose,” “You Keep Coming Alive”) and dilemmas familiar to anyone who’s...Read More
THIS WEEK’S COVER
Register for pasadenaweekly.com
Follow PW on TwitterMy Tweets
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Join our mailing list and receive the BUZZ email newsletter each week!
All of PW's top stories and fun contests delivered to your inbox every Thursday!