Bright Eyes: Carry That Weight

A private, precocious songwriter who’s grown up in public, Conor Oberst has shouldered expectations and weathered the hype. But Bright Eyes’ latest album, an orchestral-country passion play for the 21st-century decline, is the heaviest thing he’s ever done. By Matthew Fritch. Photo by Christian Lantry. They say it takes a worried man to sing a … Continue reading Bright Eyes: Carry That Weight