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Jaren Johnston prefers to sing about things like “fighting and chickens” than break-ups or existential crises. And almost every single track on his band’s debut album mentions slugging whiskey. The Cadillac Three sound like they come from a hillbilly paradise, a place where you fall in love “faster than Willie smokin’ all that home grown” and where the muddy Mississippi waters can clear a man’s mind. With long hair falling out beneath their trucker hats and their drawling accents, the band might look like the archetypal whiskey-swigging redneck country band. But these boys have a gift for melody, hooks and lyrical imagery that could leave any rocker feeling mighty envious.
If you’re into electronic soundscapes with a hypnotic sense of wonderment and underlying party that send you on a Banco de Gaia type trip, then Lippy Kid has created an offering for you to take to your musical altar for some serious contemplative appreciation.