John Statz – Darkness on the San Juans

Album (Brief) | Why River | By Allan Wilkinson | Stars: 3/5

The Denver-based singer-songwriter pours his heart out on this fine album of personal songs, the production of which make the songs sound even more personal and intimate. Highly prolific with eight albums under his belt, John Statz writes in a fluid style, with uncomplicated arrangements and engaging stories. Surrounding himself with close musician friends, the intimacy of these songs allow the listener to feel very much a part of the team.