The Black Swans: Occasion for Song
5 Aug 2012 // 5:05 PM
Occasion for Song is remarkable in that it digs into all the different permutations of grief, from the sad to the funny to the strange, in tribute to a lost friend.
The Black Swans: Don't Blame the Stars
6 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM
These are songs about pain that also comment on the idea of songs as an expression of pain, and on the relationship built between the singer and the listener. At the same time, they punch you in the gut, hard.