Artist: Matt Townsend and the Wonder of the World
Album: Matt Townsend and the Wonder of the World
Genre: Folk, Acoustic, Indie
Matt Townsend and his extensive backing band have burst onto the folk scene with an impressive 9-track debut that spans 46 minutes of a dozen instruments and various voices coming together to create one helluva good time.
The album gets off to a commanding start with “Seventh Story,” backed by an impressive array of instrumentation that forms a solid folky foundation for Townsend’s lyrical stories to build upon. It takes but 20 seconds before we’re greeted with Townsend’s …