Julien Baker reflects on Death Cab for Cutie's latest record and the inevitability of change.
The album guides listeners through the mental environments their creator inhabits.
Now Only is not a treatise on death, but one person's attempt at healing from personal tragedy.
Baker digs Justin Peter Kinkel-Schuster's monastic simplicity.
Daughter confront negativity without reservation, the quietly jagged music and forlorn lyrics combining to “find a subtle way out…not to disappear.”