STEREO EMBERS EXCLUSIVE VIDEO PREMIERE – “Come Hell or High Water” from the Mortal Prophets

So, OK, look. We’ve been on this train several times before and were pretty fucking convinced it had delivered us, with great glory and some wonderfully perverse prosletyzin’, to every station of the proverbial cross imaginable but hell and damnation we should have known better as wouldn’tcha know it we woke up this morning to another fresh dose of the Mortal Prophets gospel delivered to our front door like some blessed abandoned baby that’s already wiser to the ways of the world that we will ever be. This one’s named, with a dash of premonitory panache, “Hell or High Water” and even when heard through the permanently jaded filters that enshroud our ears it still┬áretains the deathless jounce of a tale told by a rasp-throated troubadour named John Beckmann who has somehow, aganst God’s odds, continued to dodge every one of them hellhounds that have clawed the tailcoats of his contemporaries to shreds. Yes, dear devoted reader, you’ve most certainly met this beast in these pages before, thrice to be exact (here’s the perhaps the most definitive in that it also sports a quick but incisive interview with Beckmann) and yes we’ve heard the guy’s unkillable take on modernized, mid-century, … Continue reading STEREO EMBERS EXCLUSIVE VIDEO PREMIERE – “Come Hell or High Water” from the Mortal Prophets