The songs are great. My personal favorite is 'Savior on Capital Hill'. "You can always trust the devil or a politician, to be the devil or a politician" Perfect.
Or try 'I Wanna Marry You All over Again' "I wanna court you on the record labels dime" and "I wanna read the bible and I wanna make out" How great is that?
Or lastly 'This Too Shall be Made Right' "I'm trading comfort for human life, and that's not murder it's suicide"
Musically, this is a Brit-Pop record. Following the rules laid down by the holy fathers; Lennon and McCartney. I'm a big fan of this disk. Truth is I downloaded this from Noise Trade on Thursday and I've listened to it all the way 5 times. That's like a a new record for me.
I'm already a big fan of Derek and this disc just perpetuates my unhealthy obsession.
Even if a little late.