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ONE WAY Recommends [Issue #10]
Ben Arnold
By Jason Sklar

Calico (CD Sci-Fidelity)

Move over John Mayer. You too, Jack Johnson. There’s a new lyrical lad in town. The new laid-back, throaty vocalist sounds like he is here to stay. His simple song structures, free feeling, and congenial, conversational style feel like he’s playing right to you. Arnold and his band-mates are like your closest TV sitcom friends who invite you into their homes and lives and include you in their world. It’s raw, it’s bluesy, it’s soulful, even edgy. Written and contrived in the wee morning hours, Arnold’s tunes came out of late night contemplation in his Philadelphia workspace, which he refers to as “the hole.” These uncomplicated, blithe, musical etchings are a bit bolder than Mayer and Johnson’s extremely chill flavors. Arnold hits his mark without being overly pushy. He relaxingly rocks his way through 13 original tracks that catch you off guard like an old friend you haven’t seen in ages. Arnold’s playful style will have you merrily tappin’ along. Whether you are people watching or sitting back on your grungy old chair, Calico will have you tweaking your face into a smirk, just as the album hints at Arnold’s glee without being overly cheery.


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