Portland's John Weinland and Co. have been courting crits by the dozen with a classic American winter sound - bare soul folk backed by lush arrangements including dobro, mandolin, pedal/lap steel and piano. Available through Badman next week, La Lamentor details the survival swing between hope and self-pity, harsh whiskey winters, and weary bones retreating under cold sheets. Plus check that dude's wicked riverboat face shelf on the left.
Weinland - Sick As A Gun
Weinland - The Devil In Me