December 25

A Brief Guide to What Does St. Lenox Sound Like?

People sometimes ask – what does St. Lenox sound like?  I have a hard time answering that question and reading through reviews, it’s interesting to note that there’s relatively little consensus.  I’ll keep a running log of comparisons, to provide some semblance of a guide.

  • Adam Levine (Cincinnati CityBeat) (Willfully Obscure)
  • Billy Joel (Music. Defined.)
  • Cee-Lo Green (AllMusic) (Cincinnati CityBeat) (Music. Defined.)
  • Chris Stapleton (Harvard Crimson)
  • David Gray (Music. Defined.)
  • Jamie Stewart of Xiu Xiu (Stereogum)
  • Jeff Buckley (Willfully Obscure)
  • Joanna Newsom (Dusted)
  • John Darnielle (NPR) (Consequence of Sound) (AllMusic) (Stereogum) (Music. Defined.) (Dusted) (Vice)
  • Lionel Richie (Music. Defined.)
  • Magnetic Fields (OhioNYC)
  • Maps & Atlases (Cincinnati CityBeat)
  • Merill Garbus of tUnE-yA-rDs (PopMatters)
  • Michael Stipe of R.E.M. (Stereogum)
  • Nick Cave (CMJ)
  • Paul Simon (Music. Defined.)
  • Rufus Wainright (Willfully Obscure) (Vice)
  • Ryan Adams (Cincinnati CityBeat)
  • Stevie Wonder (El Correo) (Willfully Obscure) (OhioNYC)
  • Sting (Music. Defined.)
  • Sun Kil Moon (PopMatters)