Brooklyn’s Animal Years – Sun Will Rise

Animal Years - Photo by Jennifer Painter
Animal Years – Photo by Jennifer Painter

Indie rock bands don’t make this blog too often, but when they sound more like Dawes and My Morning Jacket than all of that other stuff, we give them a listen. Brooklyn-based Animal Years released its debut LP, Sun Will Rise (Amazon MP3 & Spotify), in September after the band’s Baltimore-native frontman Mike McFadden decided he didn’t like the singer/songwriter thing. The band will headline Rockwood’s New Year’s Eve bash this week.  Here’s “Meet Me,” the LP’s opener.