My good friend Lee Todd Lacks introduced me to Golden Brown in 2008. When played by strings the song has an almost Baroque sound. At one performance an audience member asked me if the song was based on our arrangement, rather than the other way around! On the other hand, two elements less likely to be found in the Baroque era are the shifting time signatures and the somewhat psychedelic, drug-influenced vibe (the song is allegedly about heroin).
The guitarist's debut for Ba Da Bing is a captivating synthesis of and expansion on all of her recent outings, its avant-pop ditties underscored by personal vulnerability. Bandcamp Album of the Day Oct 15, 2020