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Albums Of The Week: Pete Yorn | Hawaii

Released with little fanfare, the veteran singer-songwriter's ninth studio album stands as the latest in a continuing series of understatedly magnificent, tasteful creations.

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THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “More than 20 years after Pete Yorn’s acclaimed 2001 debut album musicforthemorningafter, the singer-songwriter releases his 10th album Hawaii, featuring the first single Elizabeth Taylor, the Petty- and Springsteen-esque Ransom and Never Go.”

Yorn is an American singer, songwriter, and musician who is known for playing the bulk of the instruments on his records and is often credited with helping to usher in the singer-songwriter resurgence of the late ’90s and early 2000s. He has previously released eight solo full-length studio albums, the most recent being the all-covers album Pete Yorn Sings The Classics in January 2021.”