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The Fresh and Onlys, Discovering New Tools and Ways to Use Them
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The Fresh and Onlys’ frontman Tim Cohen credits his revitalized approach to songwriting to living in complete and utter isolation when penning tracks for “House of Spirits” (released last month on Mexican Summer). The band’s fifth album is moodily downtempo, while simultaneously saturated with dense harmonies and hooks. But Cohen’s intention wasn’t necessarily to plumb heavy emotions from listeners–it was to take advantage of his geography. More