The critically acclaimed prog-grass band Punch Brothers just released their 4th album, The Phosphorescent Blues. What happens when they team up with producer T Bone Burnett for a concept album about human connection in the digital age? Watch our review to find out.
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• Progressive, genre-bending rock expressed through instruments often associated with a classic American sound named after a particular Kentucky turf
• Bluegrass meets classical, all the while glowing with hints of modern pop
I Blew It Off, My Oh My
“We lie in bed / The wireless dancing in my head” — Familiarity
“Look at us we’re glowing / Tripping the dark fantastic / Singing the phosphorescent pinks and blues / To beloved tunes / In beloved rooms / I can love it all to distraction / With this” — Little Lights
Punch Brothers — The Phosphorescent Blues — ALBUM REVIEW
Episode #117 — Published 2/2/15
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