I took a look this week at Dan Auerbach’s second solo album, Waiting on a Song, for The Young Folks.
…everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Rodgers & Hammerstein has sprinkled their songbooks with lyrics that contemplate the art of music and act of songwriting themselves. It is appropriate, then, and maybe even inevitable, that Dan Auerbach has done the same with Waiting on a Song.
Auerbach’s entire career, in a way, hinges around the celebration of songwriting as an act.
Read the full review here.