[ Spunk / CD ]
Release Date: Friday 17 July 2015
Acclaimed, award-winning artist Jason Isbell releases Something More Than Free, his highly anticipated fifth album. Something More Than Free features Isbell's Southern-inspired vignettes of working class men, women and traditions that permeate these 11 new songs. The pure honesty and authenticity of Isbell's poetic lyrics and soulful vocals have connected deeply with so many, and they shine as brightly as ever on Something More Than Free.
Something More Than Free is Isbell's most sonically diverse album to date. The opening track, 'If It Takes A Lifetime' exudes a classic country tone, while '24 Frames' flows effortlessly with its easy, Laurel Canyon vibe. The wistful folk balladry of 'Flagship', along with the bluesy Southern rock timbre of 'Palmetto Rose' and epic 'Children Of Children' prove that Jason Isbell is an artist whose creative pinnacle has yet to be within sight.
Something More Than Free is the follow up to Isbell's 2013 celebrated breakthrough album Southeastern.
If It Takes A Lifetime
How To Forget
Children Of Children
The Life You Chose
Something More Than Free
Speed Trap Town
To A Band That I Loved