Summertime Songs feat. 'Blind Spot'Verve Forecast
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FIELD REPORT, the Wisconsin-based quartet founded and fronted by Chris Porterfield, recently performed at XPN's World Cafe. The setlist featured multiple tracks from the band's new album Summertime Songs(Verve Forecast), including the new single "Blind Spot". After the success of the band' stand out performance, Field Report played two sold-out hometown shows in Milwaukee on April 20th & 22nd at Back Room at Colectivo, bookending a Record Store Day performance at Exclusive Co. on 4/21. Porterfield is strongest as a lyricist, cutting down complex ad heartbreaking situations with deft and graceful writing – Consequence of Sound.
Field Report on NPR: World Cafe
Field Report's new album, Summertime Songs, was recorded before 2016's election, but frontman Chris Porterfield says he's still thought a lot between then and now about how his work fits into the current social and political atmosphere in the U.S. "In the lead-up to putting this record out, I struggled with whether the world needed another white man's record right now," he says. You...