The Phosphorescent Blues
The Phosphorescent Blues by Nonesuch (USA) at Crooks Country. MPN: 075597952704. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. After working with Burnett numerous times most recently on the soundtrack for the Joel and Ethan Coen film Inside Llewyn Davis and the related Town
Thile explains one of the ways the music on The Phosphorescent Blues reflects the band s view of modern life: We often go to bars after shows or writing sessions, to be around other people for a little while. And I d see people just like me on their phones, telling people they wish they were there, texting people who really are there. Then a song would come on that somebody likes and then they see that someone else does too and maybe they both sing it together and that moment is spiritual, some shared experience, and they are interacting in the flesh, with their fellow man. And that s communion. Many of the songs on this record dive into that: how do we cultivate beautiful, three-dimensional experiences with our fellow man in this day and age?
Shortly before the sessions began, Thile and Witcher met with Burnett and discovered the producer had the very same things on his mind. In fact, he d just given a commencement address at the University of Southern California on the subject of technology and human interaction. Witcher remembers, Thile and I looked at each and said, This is unbelievable. It s exactly what we are writing about. So this was a perfect, serendipitous union.
|Item Weight:||0.12 pounds|
|Item Size:||5.63 x 0.43 x 0.43 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.18 pounds|
|Package Size:||4.97 x 0.54 x 0.54 inches|