Sunday, July 19, 2015
Lord Huron and Widowspeak create a deep, beckoning lake of indie rock atmosphere at the Beacham Tuesday
By Bao Le-Huu
on Sun, Jul 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM
) doesn’t arrive until September, they’ll be peeping some of these alluring new songs live. It’s some of their most distilled work, so show up early.
7 p.m. Tuesday, July 21 | The Beacham, 46 N. Orange Ave. | 407-246-1419 | thebeacham.com
Either band on its own would be noteworthy but, together, the Lord Huron and Widowspeak bill is a deep, beckoning lake of indie-rock atmosphere. With sonics that are quietly grand and melodies that are persistently lovely, headliner Lord Huron is the picture of pastoral nobility. A cinematic ideal of trail and horizon, they draw their rolling folk sound with a dreamy pop resonance to render Western panoramas in a halo of golden rays. It’s a tall, crafted aesthetic that’s placed them as one of today’s lushest, most well-rounded indie-folk bands. Dealing in a slightly different kind of reverie, the reclined breezes of opener Widowspeak weave summery, vaguely narcotic mystery like a more lucid, pop-minded Mazzy Star. Although their next album (