Brandon noted Kaki King’s darker tone (and darker eyeliner) on Junior. “Falling Day” references blood, screaming, collapsed lungs all within the first few seconds. “The lyrics are basically nonsense. It’s a kind of rumination on a weird dream I had and imagery from that,” King says of the song on her bio. So maybe it’s not as dark as it seems. She’s moved away from showcasing her considerable guitar chops on Junior, but you’ll still notice them here. Fallon did too:
Junior is out now via Rounder.