“Bones of Birds” has the appeal of both SG’s past hits “Fell on Black Days” and “Black Hole Sun” combined. Its slow, melancholic odd-time grooves build over guitar harmonics and Cornell’s apathetically bleak lyrics, sung with a mix of his classic style and Alice In Chains harmonies below.
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.