Manchmal braucht es Jahre, bis man seine Berufung gefunden hat. Nicht so im Falle von Julie Byrne: Ihre Talente für lyrischen Ausdruck und melodisches Verständnis scheinen angeboren zu sein.
Sometimes it can take years to find your calling. Not so, for wanderer Julie Byrne; whose power of lyrical expression and melodic nous seems inborn. But often, what comes naturally demonstrates against speed. Julie’s second album Not Even Happiness has taken time to evolve, but as it spans recollections of bustling roadside diners, the stars over the high desert, the aching weariness of change, the wildflowers on the coast of California and the irresolvable mysteries of love. Her new album archives a vivid world that would've otherwise been lost to the road and in doing so, Byrne exhibits her extraordinarily innate musicality