“Goodbye Again” (John Denver Cover)

    With his Idahoan ancestry and his crush on honest songwriting, it’s easy to think Youth Lagoon’s Trevor Powers spent some time listening to John Denver. Obviously the late folk-pop star doesn’t have a lot in common with Powers’ dusty bedroom anthems, but when he played Denver’s “Goodbye Again” on Sirius XM, it felt astoundingly natural. Quiet, domesticated keyboards and a yearning, barely post-pubescent voice – the deep familiarity Powers has with the song is palpable. Listen below. [AHiaS]