Along the Way is always pretty, but rarely beautiful.
Mark McGuire releases his umpteenth album of impressionistic guitar drone ambient.
Mark McGuire's recordings from limited cassettes, CD-Rs, and singles find him using his guitar to make a double album that's both folksy and warm, as well as experimental and psychedelic.
By the album’s end, you’ll be returning to those Emeralds releases wondering if anybody else was even playing on them at all.
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