For those who don’t know, Mark Lanegan was the frontman for the seminal indie-rock band, Screaming Trees. He has had a rather prolific solo career as well, releasing 12 solo albums since 1990. This song is off of his 2001 release, Field Songs.
Mark Lanegan’s solo albums are sufficiently dissimilar in tone from those of his regular group, Screaming Trees, to make listeners wonder where his true interests lie. His records often employ a much more acoustic tone, and address much more serious, personal concerns. Despite ample critical acclaim, Lanegan always kept the Screaming Trees his primary concern (that is, until their breakup)…[read more]