Slaid Cleaves is a triumph of a songwriter. We stumbled upon Slaid a few years ago and have waited patiently for him to give us another long player of his well crafted skill. For a sense of the man, and the kind of music he makes, check out his 17 word autobiography: Grew up in Maine. Lives in Texas. Writes songs. Makes records. Travels around. Tries to be good.
Here’s a taste of what you will hear if you make it up the stairs at Eddie’s in December.