Caitlin Cobb-Vialet’s ‘Boots and Menthols’ is a curious and contemplative journey

Caitlin Cobb-Vialet's "Boots and Menthols'"is the latest in a string of serpentine stream-of-consciousness singles from her upcoming EP, out in October on War Chant Records. Like her previous singles, the excellent "Not A Child" and "I Confuse Us," this one is loaded with ennui and self-aware musings and features subtle yet complimentary production by Jim Greer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dj1yNQfGxlU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8d_oUuDMQdc Though these songs all incorporate different sonic palates, the through-line is Cobb-Vialet's electric piano playing and matter-of-fact vocal delivery. The singles also share a rhapsodic quality; throwing a traditional verse/chorus structure out the window. Each is its own journey, and each ends [...]

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