Videos by American Songwriter
The Song: “Wreck Of The Fallible”
The Band: Fox & The Bird, a Dallas-based folk band with a rotating cast of singers and songwriters.
Sounds Like: The Decemberists and The Avett Brothers jamming on an ocean voyage.
Fun Fact: If you like nice harmonies and acoustic instruments, you will likely fall in love with this song.
Director Says: “The lyrics are filled with shame and loss, but also with great beauty, so we wanted something to reflect that,” says the clip’s director Wheeler Sparks. “We settled on a character-driven concept that sought to portray these things through a child’s imagination.”