I love pretty things. I hate pretty things. I find no contradiction in this. I can be both blown away by an amazing voice, and find another one boring as fuck. There is no rhyme or reason to what captures my ear, and Münster, Germany’s The Fisherman and his Soul are proof-positive of that. I am delighted by this song. I find his voice both unimpressive and perfect. “Christmas Tree Bright as a Lighthouse” is glorious indiepop, paired with dense lyrics that require the steady hands of a surgeon to dissect; A fascinating nut of a song that entices you to take a crack at it. But truly, I also love the visual of that title. I can picture that tree… and it makes me smile.
Bottom Line: I honestly don’t know who I would recommend this track to, but I’m pretty positive that some of you will feel the same way.
2 Replies to “The Fisherman and his Soul “Christmas Tree Bright As A Lighthouse” (2019)”
Thank you for your benevolent review! In the middle of summer – nearly rrmained undiscovered…
Stay tuned for this years X-mas single! 😀
It’s a double a side. And maybe you’ll like it as well (spoiler: it’s about a drunken wasp!)
I try to write about Xmas music year round for the five other people who want to read about it year round. 🙂 looking forward to your song!!