FLEET FOXES Helplessness Blues
are and who you want to be. To hear Pecknold tell it, it’s often a case of us getting in the way of our own goals.
The sounds of folk and rock from the mid ’ 60s to the early ’ 70s weigh heavily in every note, yet it doesn’t feel like a retro record.
Helplessness Blues is still contemporary, the result of a band pushing its creative envelope to the very edge.