Martin Lucassen – The Night Turns To Morning Light (Remix)
Martin Lucassen plays with such passion and joy on “The Night Turns To Morning Light (remix)”. Rather elegant with its rich arrangements the songs have a timeless quality to them. Neatly weaving together elements of indie rock, folk, and pop the songs radiate a warm welcoming presence. At the heart of the sound are Martin Lucassen’s powerful, commanding vocals. Lyrics reveal a true love of the world, as their descriptive poetic quality keeps the sound moving forward. Everything works together to create a vast tapestry of sound, one that revels both in the dreams that inform a life as well as the relationships that can forever change a person.
Opening the album on a strong note is the soothing spirit of “Beauty All Around”. Reminiscent of Jon Brion’s output is the fiery spirit of “These Are The Times”. Laid-back and thoughtful is the introspective “Break The Glass”. Colorful to its very core is the optimistic message of “Happy Travelers”. Stripping things down to the absolute essentials is the powerful “Come To Me”. Nimble, bluesy guitar alongside a giddy rhythm takes hold on the album highlight “Love You From Scratch”. With a light and airy approach is the summery sheen of “How Will It Be”. Ending the album on a high note is the rush of “Love Me Right Now”.
“The Night Turns To Morning Light (Remix)” has a rollicking spirit to it, showing off Martin Lucassen’s undeniable songwriting chops.