It's hard to articulate what makes Barr Brothers' eclectic debut album so listenable. In ten songs, the quartet flows from delicate folk to agile blues, but there's something more at play. A spirit to the album, equal parts bravery and humility. Some of that can be chalked up to good songwriting. The rest might be a product of the makeshift studio that they built and recorded in.
They told me all about it over coffee; here's portion of that interview.