Song of the Day #2,376: ‘The Next Time You Say Forever’ – Neko Case

cycloneHere’s a quick song from Neko Case’s 2009 album Middle Cyclone.

Not much to this one other than the rustic, majestic sound she captured on this record and its predecessor, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood, but I do find a lot to like in the lyrics.

Lines like “I’ve been away for so long I’ve lost my taste for home” and “that’s a dirty, fallow feeling to be the dangling ceiling from when the roof came crashing down” are evocative and sad in the best way.

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