Aeroplane,1929

Aeroplane,1929

At the climax of “Locomotives,” the opening track off Aeroplane, 1929’s sophomore effort, The Holy Ghost, frontman Alex Mazzaferro frantically reveals, “I’ve got the red, white, and blues...” over an anxious, burlesqued interpretation of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

For Mazzaferro, drummer Wil Mulhern, multi-instrumentalists brothers Jake and Noah Goldman, and sometime contributor Alex Syner, Aeroplane, 1929 has become a cathartic release--a means of sorting out the troubles of modern life with relation to the past. “As you grow up, you start... more