Normally a member of The Shivers, or tucked behind the piano for several other acts, Jo Schornikow steps forward in her solo project and puts her heart on the line. She is touring the UK this July and will be playing the Fence Festival in Scotland. Schornikow’s melodies are catchy and her lyrics are deeply [...]
I love songs where the words and music stand up to each other and work together and force the other to do better. This song has that fight, I can never figure out whether the music or lyric is pulling me closer. Golden Ghost is a poet, a sage and a beauty.
I heard this and everything changed. Years ago, I started listening to it like I listened to everything: analysing notes and chords and song structure like there was going to be a test straight after.