BRIGHT EYES - CASSADAGA 180GR 2LP + CD

$29.98

A swirling, euphonious record, at times bursting with bombastic confidence and country swagger, and at others loose-limbed and mesmeric. If "I'm Wide Awake..." was the "New York City album", then "Cassadaga" is "the America album", in which Conor Oberst chronicles his travels around the country and articulates his sense of history in the landscape. Oberst's impassioned prose is still recognizable in every track, but the songs are rich with elaborate production, cinema-sized orchestration, and at times, sprawling,