Sad Songs is a track by Andrew Jackson Jihad which is the tenth track on their latest album, Knife Man. Opening up with a catchy rhythm, the vocals quickly come into the song with a melody that is just as catchy as the rhythm itself.
Something to note about this track is that it actually makes use a piano which is fairly prominent in the mix and I believe this is the first song in Andrew Jackson
Jihad’s catalogue where they’ve utilized this instrument if memory serves correctly.
Thankfully, the piano works to the band’s advantage and it helps reinforce the sort of ragtime feel that the rhythm and melody remind me of.
As I stated on a review for another song on this track, a listener really gets a feel for the diverse sounds that Andrew Jackson Jihad has and this track is yet another unique sounding track in that it has a ...