“Sometimes it’s anger and sometimes I want a way back” sings Mitch McAteer on the lead single from his debut EP before adding “to the love we one had but I know it’s not simple like that“. It’s the gruff voiced Irish singer acknowledging the pain of still loving someone who can seemingly do without you. It hurts, and that pain is right there in his raw vocal. The song, like the rest of the EP, was recorded over four days in the isolated Irish countryside – no signal, no wifi, no distraction. Just captured emotions.
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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?