Tuesday, December 14 2010
Considering the caliber of artistry here, some of them are major disappointments, while others were simply predictable, but failed to deliver on the off-chance hope that it could have been better.
Thursday, May 8 2008
Sun Kil Moon and Red House Painters' Mark Kozelek explains his unlikely inspiration, reflects on aging, and chooses beauty over catharsis.
Friday, June 1 2012
The best parts of Among the Leaves are laced with self-deprecation that pokes at Kozelek's sad-bastard persona, but it's behind that persona the other half of the record hides.
Friday, July 23 2010
"Up here in the air / I'm just mumbling at the clouds / Wanting to be known / While I pass along the hours". Well mumbled indeed, Mark. Well mumbled indeed.
Wednesday, April 2 2008
With his first album of new material in over five years, Mark Kozelek winds up playing to his strengths and offering little innovation on his trademark acoustic yearnings.