Song of the Week
So this has been one of my favorites for a while now. Most of the time when I like a song I end up overplaying it to death, but for some reason I don’t ever seem to get sick of this one. If you’re into the indie scene at all you’ve probably heard of The Avett Brothers, and this one’s among their most popular songs.
What I love about this song, and really The Avett Brothers in general, is that while the music is rock and oh-so-alternative, it’s not caught up in self-perceptive edginess or non-conformist attitude. The song has a fun punk sound, but the words are sweet and the emotion wholesome, and I think it’s this juxtaposition that makes me like it so much. 🙂
Anyways, here is the song for the week, Kick Drum Heart: