Futurebirds Dial Down Their Dreamy Sound – Music – Portland Mercury

The Athens psych-country band brings a new hand into the mix. by Ben Salmon UNTIL RECENTLY, just about every step of Futurebirds’ recordings has been taken under the watchful eye of Drew Vandenberg, a guy whose production résumé includes Drive-By Truckers, Toro y Moi, Of Montreal, Deerhunter, and more. Vandenberg’s a pro. But he’s also a friend […]

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“Midnight” by Futurebirds

By  Maxwell George By 1962, Ray Charles was the king of r&b, perhaps the most famous black man in the world, and among the most revered musicians working in any genre. That is to say: he could do anything he pleased. So he went to Nashville and made two albums of country standards, reimagined in the […]

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