Radigan CD (2000)
Knotz CD music Radigan's hypnotic pop disk is one of the most unusual and fascinating to emerge from Nashville in years. Sparked by intelligent covers of Greg Garing's enigmatic "My Love Is Real" and Mark Knopfler's lambent "When It Comes to You," it's deeply distinguished by Radigan's diverse, sensitive originals. Rarely has anyone written as insightful a tune about an affair as the lyrically acute "Everything Starts Out Small" or such entertaining, raffish rock as the wah wah-heavy "50 Kisses," Radigan's guide to roping in a favorite roué. Produced by Kenny Greenberg, Justin Niebank, and Radigan from tracks largely recorded in Radigan's attic studio, the CD abounds with cool touches: the strings-synth-hard guitar swirl of "Blink," the synth coo and lilt in Radigan's knowing "The Things You'll Do," and the "phoned-in vocal" on the ...