Promised Land Sound

For Use and Delight (Paradise of Bachelors)

Levitating Platters

The second album from Promised Land Sound walks the same streets as other retro country rock bands, but the Nashville quintet boasts enough snap to put extra pride in its stride. Guitarists Sean Thompson and Peter Stringer-Hye pay homage to the past without copycatting, the latter joining with bassist Joe Scala for the kind of burnished harmonies that sweeten any pot. Evoking both Sixties England and Seventies California, "Golden Child" and "Otherworldly Pleasures" sound topical and timeless. (Sun., 2pm, Reverberation stage)

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