Signs of Passing
Signs of Passing 1., n.: a relentlessly melodic record | textured harmonies and anthemic choruses | lyrical depths and extremes | lush acoustic and massive overdriven electric guitars | virtuoso solos | layered keys | gorgeous female guest vocals | deep grooves & big low end. Signs of Passing 2., adj.: passionate | subtlely urgent | impressionistic | articulate | hungry | humorous | relentlessly melodic (see 1. above) | not to be missed. 'Bonner is at his finest creating lush and brooding soundscapes. He talks, howls and whispers his way through 12 singularly accomplished songs.' -Performing Songwriter (DIY Top 12 reviews, December 2003) 'Intriguing and a definite standout hit.' -The Inside Connection 'The same freshness as contemporaries Radiohead and Beck....great stuff.' -minor7th.com 'Production quality: 5/5' -musicdish.com 'The production quality is an order of magnitude higher than most indie releases....a fine candidate for repeated headphone sessions.' -Cosmik Debris magazine 'Matt Bonner has forged a unique sound.' -IMPACT Press.