Title: Columbia House Party: 42. Bright Eyes – Lifted or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground (2002)
Date: August 17, 2020
Original Source: Columbia House Party
Synopsis: In the 42nd episode of Columbia House Party, we explore an folk-emo classic with Bright Eyes’ Lifted…OR…the story is in the soil, keep your ear to the ground.
In the latest episode of Columbia House Party, hosts Jake Goldsbie and Blake Murphy make Conor Oberst the third member of the CHP two-time subject club, exploring Bright Eyes’ 2002 album Lifted or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground. Find out more about Saddle Creek’s epic early-2000s run as a label, why the hosts think Bright Eyes was so influential as a thread between folk eras despite often being classified as emo, and what we expect to hear from Bright Eyes’ new album Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was on this week’s podcast.
Check it out at Columbia House Party.