OKKERVIL RIVER: The Stand Ins [Jagjaguwar]

A year removed from 2007’s blog-tastically acclaimed The Stage Names, Okkervil River is back with its sequel, a collection of songs drawn from the same recording sessions. Think of it as a lit-rock Use Your Illusion II. While The Stage Names jettisoned much of Okkervil River’s former folk and orchestral-pop leanings, The Stand Ins leaves … Continue reading OKKERVIL RIVER: The Stand Ins [Jagjaguwar]