It was around 4 years ago you passed Mark Linkous, I still remember that article they ask me to write to commemorate your career. It was hard I didn’t know what to say, I don’t remember what I wrote anymore, I thought it was important though so I did the best I could.
"Shara Worden, the operatically trained singer at the core of My Brightest Diamond, has a feeling for both the grandeur and the grain, building every sweeping gesture in her music out of a swarm of small details…”
“A deconstruction of pop songcraft that doubles as a slanted celebration of it, the album signals a new level of ambition for People, which until recently was a duo of heavy improvisers, the guitarist and vocalist Mary Halvorson and the drummer Kevin Shea. Joining them on bass and acoustic guitar is Kyle Forester, of Crystal Stilts; “