‘Tis the season to be
By Blurt Staff
The mighty Matt Pond PA has a new EP available, and whattaya
know, it’s being given away for FREE as a download at the official website: www.mattpondpa.com . It’s titled,
sensibly enough, The Free EP (aka “The
This holiday season we’re seeing loads of similar, gracious
offerings to fans – maybe everyone availing themselves of these artists’
generous could put aside a little coin to donate to a local charity or
something in honor of the spirit, eh?
From the band:
Mister P. and his party have taken themselves captive to
become the their own producers, manufacturers, and distributors. It was a
deferential revolt against inertia, a clearing of the throat to answer the
quiet. Or maybe it was an inevitable reaction to seeing Pat Garrett and Billy
In adherence to their demands, these songs were recorded in a cabin in Bearsville, NY,
as a simple sonic manifestation of their opinions concerning the arguable value
of a waterlogged paperback.
A Free EP prospectively titled: The Dawn before the Dark Leaves or Water off a
Black Dog’s Back or Amazing Life or Butterfly Mornings and Wildflower
Afternoons or May we never go go mental, may we always stay stay gentle or The
Fear of not Being Afraid or The Warmth Within the Warren or Dreaming of
Sleeping or Saying It to Keep It From Happening or This is not the Dark Leaves
or Living for Liv Ullman or The Odds of a Sunrise or Whispering Pines or You’ll
be the Rhythm and I’ll be the Beat and I’ll be the Rhythm and You’ll be the
Beat or The Grass Harp or Goodbye Barcelona or Why is my copy of the Moviegoer
Floating in a Puddle Beside the Car.
Or simply, The Freeep.