with ‘Hummingbird’ John manages to confirm his position as one of this generation’s most important folk singers.
what is most striking from start to finished throughout the album is John’s impeccable guitar work. None more is this evident than on the albums unquestionable highlight ‘Axe Mountain’. A powerful tale of savage revenge, the song takes us on a journey through a small town amid deep wells of trauma and hypocrisy. It has fast become a staple of John’s live show, and one he has described as a favorite to play.
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