|The Ericksons: Jenny Kapernick (left) and Bethany Valentini|
The Ericksons | Cedar Cultural Center | Friday, October 3
"How beautiful do you want this song to be?"
Jenny Kapernick -- one half of the folk-rock duo the Ericksons, along with her sister Bethany Valentini -- is reflecting on the recording process for Bring Me Home, their electronics-tinged fourth album.
"The whole electro-pop thing was just super fun. Bringing in these new elements was a lot of fun for us," says Kapernick over early-evening drinks at Icehouse after an in-studio session at the Current. "We are so influenced by folk music, but I'm not listening to folk music right now. The stuff that we listen to and things we respond to are way more ambient, electronic, and beat-driven."More »