It takes the courage to speak a sincere compliment. It is easy to complain and criticize because you are upset and your anger motivates you, but to stand up and call a good job a “good job”… is a truly rewarding pastime.
Conor O’Brien is a songwriter of intriguingly distinct crispness. Three albums into his career under the Villagers title, everything he has released thus far revels in clarity and precision. 628 more words