Check out sparklers by rocky votolato on amazon music. March 31, 2006 rocky votolato, former leader of the seattle band waxwing, mixes hopeful love songs with biting commentary about the world around him. The first single from rocky votolato s sophomore fulllength, suicide medicine. Rocky votolato biography, albums, streaming links allmusic.
Rocky votolato isnt a physically imposing man, but he carries a lot of presence. That presence was palpable monday night in toronto, filling the small room of the drake underground and grabbing. Light and sound features four exquisite tracks of votolato s painfully evocative but beautiful acoustic explorations, including suicide medicine opener the light and the sound, plus three new and unreleased offerings. Portland is leaving, white daisy passing, and suicide medicine. Bottle rockets and smoke bombs lying dead on the sidewalk are black marks on the concrete now but they were beautiful last night a picture o. Rocky has an ability to take the simplest of elements and use them to construct timeless, comfortable songs of superb sincerity. Recorded live over 3 nights at intimate living room shows in seattle wa, this record includes fan favorites. Rocky votolato performed a new song, sparklers, at the casbah, 7. Offering a glimpse of the heartrending trend of suicide medicines more painful laments layered with. We could be talking about dogs or we could be talking about cats, but all that were looking for is a little perspective here, in this essay about the virtues of the music of rocky votolato.177 1041 1501 604 1032 1504 680 1455 830 178 238 1546 855 321 341 1485 944 1251 587 1568 824 831 970 511 1465 721 1283 1474 1075 1481 1293 431 377 114 1265 705 883 297 683 725