The Celtic-feeling intro guitar melody is a nasty tease, it’s infectious twang leading up to the inevitable pop-country disappointment of meaningless, near-random long-distance-romance banalities. On the bright side, that intro shows the positive instrumental influence Genericana can have on pop.
Riff by Karl Ernest
Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.