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Below the Branches

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Kelley Stoltz’s self-released Antique Glow wowed the Mojo-reading set in 2004. His follow-up, Below the Branches, is kindred retro lo-fi pop-rock, dressed in pounded parlor-room piano chords and psych-folk filigree, invoking rain, stars, and sunshine. Derivative? Sure — think Beatles, Beach Boys, Kinks. But its opening lines are both defense and modus operandi: ”Find a thing that/makes ya happy/find a thing that/gets you high-igh-igh.” He did. Us too.

Below the Branches
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