Updated: Mar 28
Hiss Golden Messenger is an American folk rock band led by singer-songwriter M.C. Taylor.
The band was formed in Durham, North Carolina, in 2007 and has released numerous albums and EPs since then, including "Bad Debt," "Poor Moon," and "Heart Like a Levee."
Hiss Golden Messenger's music blends elements of folk, rock, blues, and country, with Taylor's distinctive voice and introspective lyrics at the forefront. The band's sound has been compared to that of Neil Young, Van Morrison, and Bob Dylan, among others.
Hiss Golden Messenger has been praised for its soulful and heartfelt songwriting, which often deals with themes of love, loss, and spirituality. The band has earned a loyal following and critical acclaim for its unique and evocative music.