A deliberately frothy take on an under-documented moment in US politics
The Gasoline Age
There's bliss to be found in emptiness. Contentment is a great, blank mental space which is often to be found in the midst of the most mundane pursuits....
As you might expect, growing from a premise of such homespun philosophical clarity, the music which wraps itself around Cornog's little travelogues is possessed of a sense of glacial calm and moments of effortless serenity. Sporadic flurries of guitar and sleepy rhythms give way to endless vistas of Neu!-like electronics, a great, open, midnight freeway of sound, punctuated by streetlights and the occasional truck stop drifting by.
In the darkest hours, then, it's worth remembering that the lost highway of happiness is only a mental car journey away. Exceptional.
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