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20 Watts Reviews The Album Leaf’s A Chorus Of Storytellers by Irina Dvalidze

20 Watts Reviews The Album Leaf’s A Chorus Of Storytellers

PREVIEW: VISIT The Album Leaf’s My Space
Listen To: Falling From The Sun by The Album Leaf
WE GIVE IT: 15/20 Watts

The Album Leaf— the San Diego musical project centered on Jimmy LaValle–has over fourteen releases on his record. However, after a decade of activity, The Album Leaf is now bringing us his most mature album to date. Of course, the interesting sonic development on A Chorus of Storytellers might have something to do with the presence of an entire band while recording this time around. Not at all like LaValle’s previous releases where he is a sole participant.

While there is no doubt about LaValle’s capacity as an overall solo master, his latest, A Chorus Of Storytellers, is something else entirely. Continue reading