Review: Conor Oberst’s Solo Turn Marks Country-Rock Emergence
2008 / Music

Review: Conor Oberst’s Solo Turn Marks Country-Rock Emergence

Already secure in his place as the imaginative, whiny voice of the emo generation, Bright Eyes’ frontman Conor Oberst has embarked on a solo career that leaves behind much of what we’ve come to expect from him. His new, self-titled album dumps overwrought songwriting confessionals for the sweet and simple sounds of country-rock. Continue reading