Having recently reviewed his gorgeously stunning fifth studio album, the alt-rock-pop, The Stars And Ground (released on November 21, 2019), Matt Mocharnuk via his sonic alter-ego, Bittersweet Machines, has officially released the lead-off single from that project. The dynamic and edgy alt-pop-rock piece, Break Your Love Apart.
“Is it supernatural?
Or something more sinister?
Either way, I’m ok with it…”
Placed strategically in the very center of an album which is absolutely Taoist in nature, containing equal parts light & darkness, the bi-polar mood of this single rides a perfect balance down the center line offering both comfort and sheer desperation.
A rather casual acoustic melody opens, lulling listeners into a melancholy mood before quickly expanding into an etheric production of electric and synthesized tones. Mocharnuk bravely exposes his vulnerability here, putting his ego and heart on the line…
“Don’t lose your nerve
Follow your heart
I promise not to break your love apart
Don’t be afraid
Let down your guard
I promise not to break your love apart…”
Morning Parade meets Andrew McMahon (of Something Corporate)…
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