Lovers one and all, Lovers of those who wear their hearts on their sleeves:
Here’s a new addition to my collection of late: ‘Cloud Cult’ – organic farmers, artists and multi-instrumentalists from Minnesota and so much more.
I’ve been churning through the eight album back catalogue; all recorded in their organic farm homestead basement and then sent out to punters on reused recycled re-loved jewel cases.
This track – Noone Said It Would Be Easy – has so much going for it. The intro alone is an exquisite study in cosmic polyrhythms par excellence. And the lyric is a yearning of the most righteous.
Their story is one of heartbreak though, with the lead singer/songwriter and his accomplished singer painter wife losing their two year old son suddenly! This and their greater creative story as a collective of high ideals made real, is told in an online doco that you can buy here: