Album Review: Russian Circles – “Guidance”

Russian Circles - Guidance

As a kid growing up in the foothills of South Carolina, I didn’t spend much time at the coast. And when I did get to the ocean, it was primarily by way of the marshes in Savannah, GA or the beaches of St. Petersburg, FL, visiting family and friends. These natural geographical boundaries were smooth entryways into the Atlantic, a gentle transition into the vast expanse of the ocean. It wasn’t until I was a teenager that I got to experience a West Coast beach. I visited cousins who lived in Oregon and one day we took a drive along and stopped to see the Pacific. Continue reading