Now living in London, Molina’s recordings aptly reflect his earthy ambitions. The title track off full-length Josephine (due later this month on Secretly Canadian) is a fine example of the range of his abilities: the sparse, tepid AltCountry rattle features the northeastern Ohio-bred singer carefully dissecting the relationship between him and the eponymous subject.
The songwriter’s light burns brightest when he’s lost in the wilderness of his own wordplay, which, when at its peak, sounds like what Walt Whitman might pen if he refined his scribbles for a heartland Rock band
See him at the Southgate House. Get Sound Advice and show details here.