More confessionary, sad-ballad storytelling from the Eels. Orchestral rises with otherwise simple instrumentation. Lyrics are one man’s lullaby letters to everyone he meets.
Try: 12 (Mistakes of My Youth), 5 (A Swallow in the Sun), 6 (Where I’m From), 4 (Agatha Chang), 2 (Parallels), 1 (Where I’m At)
RIYL: Micah P Hinson, Bill Callahan, War on Drugs