Forever Honey “Christian” – Listen

Forever Honey walk that narrow line between the folk-rock of 10,000 Maniacs and the fuzzyness of Mazzy Star, with frontsperson Liv Price being the bounciest lead singer since Claire Grogan.  Not a lot of twang from Aida Mekonnen, but plenty of jangle out of her Rickenbacker.  And ‘Christian‘ perfectly captures that.

The NYC band is rounded out by Steve Vannelli (drums), and Jack McLoughlin (bass), and ‘Christian‘ is from their debut EP ‘Pre-Mortem High‘.    Written on the heels of the band’s relocation to Brooklyn, this record covers the anxiety of getting older, the thrill and danger of frivolous summer nights, and the pursuit of honesty.

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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?
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