SETH HILARY JACKSON - "Throwing Good Love After Bad Blood"
Review by Adam Jones - MUSIC FARMER 5
A Masterclass in Emotional Storytelling
The airwaves are resonating with the sounds of SETH HILARY JACKSON's latest single, "Throwing Good Love After Bad Blood." The veteran songwriter, known for his versatility and emotive compositions, has once again spun a raw, evocative tapestry of sound and emotion. This song blends the storytelling prowess of David Bowie with the distinctive tonal qualities of David Byrne, delivering a musical experience that is as profound as it is unique.
The song's charm lies in its storytelling: a deeply personal narrative of generational pain, the shadows of a troubled past, and the struggle of love in the face of inherent dysfunction. It’s a narrative that is both timeless and of-the-moment; and it is told with a level of honesty and vulnerability that is uniquely SETH HILARY JACKSON.
One of the song's most captivating features is Seth Hilary Jackson's voice - a vessel that carries a universe of emotion. His vocal work is not just about singing; it's a performance in itself. His voice rises and falls, building tension and releasing it, embodying the scars of the past and the hope of the future. It's a voice that whispers, pleads, and roars with a sincerity that gives the words a purpose beyond the lyrics themselves.
The upbeat psychedelic quality of the song serves as the perfect backdrop to the narrative, creating an auditory landscape that is as vivid as it is artistic. The vibrant wide-panned strumming of acoustic guitars intertwines with epic distorted guitar solos, painting a soundscape that is as textured as the story it tells. It's a sonic journey that pulls the listener into the heart of the narrative, demanding attention and empathy.
Lyrically, "Throwing Good Love After Bad Blood" is a masterclass in emotional storytelling. The lines are imbued with a poignant reality that hits hard, revealing the wounds that lay beneath the surface. The chorus, especially, resonates deeply, echoing the struggle of giving and receiving love amidst the weight of past traumas.
One of the song's most captivating features is Seth Hilary Jackson's voice - a vessel that carries a universe of emotion.
Jackson's personal touch is evident in every aspect of this song. His extensive experience in songwriting shines through, as does his courage in exploring and expressing complex emotions. This is a song that is deeply personal, yet universal in its themes of love, hurt, and the longing for change.
"Throwing Good Love After Bad Blood" is a testament to the transformative power of music and storytelling. It's a song that doesn't shy away from the shadows but instead steps into them, shedding light on the beauty and the pain that comes with being human.
SETH HILARY JACKSON's latest single is more than just a song; it's an narrative woven with emotional threads and a kaleidoscope of sound that leaves the listener touched, moved, and inevitably, changed. This track is a beacon of hope, a stark reminder of the resilience of the human spirit, and a testament to SETH HILARY JACKSON's incredible storytelling ability.
"Throwing Good Love After Bad Blood"
by SETH HILARY JACKSON
Website / Streaming: https://sethhilaryjackson.com/single/74421/throwing-good-love-after-bad-blood