Vol. 1 - FRENCHKISS
FILTER Grade: 74%
By Mike Hilleary on May 25, 2012
For reasons only he can explain, singer-songwriter Colin Caulfield has fully embraced the narrative associations of his last name, going so far as to perform under the moniker Young Man and devote himself to a trilogy of LPs exploring the last days of youth and the prospect of oncoming adulthood. On Vol. 1, part two of the proposed cycle, Caulfield continues to showcase some seriously well-crafted shifts between proggy meandering movements and pop hooks. He’s clearly no phony.