Album Review – Promised Land by L&K
Promised Land L&K Buy Album After being involved in the local San Francisco music scene for some years, the duo L&K, consisting of Leah Walters and Konane Sky have released their debut record, Promised Land. Mixing elements of soul, blues, rock, folk, psychedelia, the six-song album is an adventurous exploration of spirituality, loss, and beauty. Recorded at a couple of Bay Area studios, including the legendary Tiny Telephone Studios, the album is clean, precise, and full-bodied. Sky and Walters handled production duties as well, and their vision for these songs has turned out remarkably well: managing to balance old-school rock sounds with the presence and clarity of modern rock. Lyrically the album weaves between loss and the aftermath of that adventurous exploration, or as Walters recently put it "Much of the content of the record is of great love and expectations falling apart and trying to figure out how to process that loss and move on afterward." Promised Land begins