American Songwriter - M. Lockwood Porter Confronts Climate Change With New Track “Communion In The Ashes”
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ROUTES & BRANCHES The American Dream is dead. Long live the American Dream! M Lockwood Porter sang on 2016's "American Dream Denied": Left without a future, born without a past / I was always told my birthright was an ever half-full glass. It's not a new sentiment, not something we haven't heard in the protest music of the past couple generations. The myth of the American Middle Class that was sold to us beginning in the 1950s had forgone its promise, abandoning a generation of hardworking people to wonder when it would be their turn. On his 4th record, Communion in the Ashes (Black Mesa, Mar...
Today American Standard Time is proud to premier a new track from M. Lockwood Porter‘s forthcoming album Communion In The Ashes. “Get Back To The Wild” is a cataclysmic canticle emblematic of Porter’s hard-won style, appropriately deemed “apocalyptic gospel”.