CBC Radio: 3 new Ontario songs you need to hear this week

by Adam Carter | originally published at CBC Radio

It’s fitting that James’ last name is Crosby — because man, does this ever remind me of Crosby Stills and Nash. The vocal harmonies here are top notch.

The strings, slide and autoharp really give this track a pristine sound. Crosby says it’s “almost purposefully schmaltzy.”

“We were trying to capture a kind of playful ‘lovey-dovey’ feeling by experimenting with different sorts of instrumentation and I think we made something really pretty.”  read more…