Fire Escape- Mutual Benefit

    There’s no band I can think of whose output can be likened to Mutual’s Benefit’s brand of orchestral folk. Love’s Crushing Diamond (2013) and To Skip a Sinking Stone (2016) are both dazzlingly gorgeous albums, brimming with swelling strings, sliding keyboards, fireside guitars, and contemplative, somewhat transcendentalist lyrics. If any band knows how…