Wild Mountain, produced by Michael Muchow (Catherine Britt, Hillbilly Killers) is a considered, finely crafted album of breathtaking poise, drawing assuredly from the wellsprings of Americana, folk, classic country, and contemporary alt. country. The immensity of Cooper’s vocal powers lends the album a transcendent quality, while reassuring optimism and self-belief glint and gleam, gemlike, beneath the surface of the album’s songs of adversity and heartache.
In recent years, Cooper has spearheaded the wildly popular Cake & Cordial Sessions, wowing crowds in Brisbane and Tamworth alike alongside peers including Paddy McHugh, Brad Butcher and Gretta Ziller.
Megan Cooper’s music is high lonesome, folksy, vintage, country. Think prim, with sass – the sonic equivalent of a fragrant cup of tea with a sneaky shot of something a little stronger.
And then there’s the whistling…
|November 9, 2018 11:10 pm||St Andrews Church Hall|