By Rob Levey
Posted March 25, 2015
With the forthcoming “Ode to Thinking,” recorded during a two-week period last fall at Hallman’s Congress House Studios in Austin, Bobby Long returns to his musical roots — something he describes simply as “a guy and his guitar.” The collection of 11 original songs suggests the intimacy of his live shows, while the subject matter reflects a more philosophical exploration of life.
“It’s not political, though,” said Long, who will
As for how this album musically differs from his previous work, he noted it is completely acoustic as opposed to the more rock-oriented “Wishbone” and its electric sound or “A Winter’s Tale,” which featured a mixture of electric and acoustic fare.