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Sun Kil Moon released 'Benji,' touring
Sun Kil Moon , the current project of Mark Kozelek , released his newest album, Benji , last month via Mark's own Caldo Verde Records.
Sun Kil Moon's Gorgeously Frayed Folk
Mark Kozelek began his career as Sun Kil Moon writing the sort of hypnotically depressive tunes that initially garnered him notice as the brains behind cult-fave mope-rock outfit Red House Painters: "Carry Me Ohio," an early highlight from 2003's Ghosts of the Great Highway , set a new standard for sad-sack anthems.
Show Preview: Sun Kil Moon
In addition to his tremendous songwriting prowess, Mark Kozelek's interest in fascinating subject matter has earned him a huge cult following.
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Sun Kil Moon's 'Benji' rejects norms in favor of personal tales
A considerable amount of current music is a poetic projection of emotions or beliefs anchored to a repeated refrain.
Album Review: Sun Kil Moon, 'Benji'
Whether with Sun Kil Moon or Red House Painters , his former band, Mark Kozelek has a way of making uncomfortable confessions sound unfathomably beautiful.