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Friday, December 16, 2005

The Very Most

The Very Most moniker is more of a one-man band based around singer/songwriter Jeremy Jensen, who records with the help of numerous friends. On the Coming in Second label, The Very Most has released Making the Case For Me, an album of, according to the label, "is powerful pop medallions, suitable for nights of quiet contemplation or the occasional frantic ice cream social." I don't know about this, but what I do know is that the two covers on his website are really good. I'll have to check out the LP and get back to you, but here are those great covers.

.: I Can't Believe You Actually Died (Microphones)
.: Cemetry Gates (Smiths)

You can purchase Making the Case For Me here and download some great demos here.

posted by Matt Hayhurst @ 1:05 PM


  1. At 6:58 PM, Anonymous Jeremy Jensen said…

    Jeremy Jensen here. Thanks for talking up my stuff! I'll check back for music advice since you obviously have great taste in music! :-)


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