“Know Til Now”
There is no hiding the fact that we at LxL love Jim James and his Kentucky bearded brethren in My Morning Jacket. I was admittedly ecstatic when I heard that the long-awaited Jim James solo record was finally announced (called Regions of Light and Sound of God), which also came with the release of the album’s first single, “Know Til Now”. Jim James had previously released an EP (under the silly pseudonym Yim Yames) in tribute to my favorite Beatle, George Harrison, called Tribute To, which was full of stripped-down and southern-tinged Harrison covers. This new single couldn’t be more different from that solo material, as the song swings with an electro-soul swagger only to finish off with an instrumental jazz close.
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