“The Carpenter” would make a unicorn cry. The depth of the lyrics; the enchanting melody, and haunting unison these brothers are able to produce are equal, if not greater, than that of The Beatles. Yea, I went there. These southern boys are speaking to a generation of beautiful, lost souls; and they speak the language perfectly.
The masterful 2009 album “I and Love and You” was a tough act to follow, but the whip-smart, harmony-loving roots rockers tap another very rich vein, allowing their pop instincts, country roots, and rock energy to mingle like guests at one of the year’s most enjoyable parties.