He had not too long ago arrived in Florida and arrange his residence studio however couldn’t join with the muse.
“I used to be indignant,” he recollects. “I couldn’t do something, really feel something, hear something.”
Annoyed, he went out driving on a wet day. When the rain let up, he pulled right into a car parking zone, pointing his automotive on the “grayest, drabbest” a part of the sky.
“I obtained out of the automotive and was cursing my luck and my decisions,” he continues. “However after I circled, the sky was simply good, ignited with the sundown. And I heard the refrain to that track — “The sky was so vivid” — proper there in my head, and I additionally heard this funky little bass line.”
He made a beeline residence and knocked the track out in an hour. “Flip Round” turned the title monitor and lodestar for the remainder of the album, which he completed throughout the allotted six weeks.
“Flip Round” was launched on Dec. 27, the Kraacks’ marriage ceremony anniversary, for an excellent motive. “I don’t understand how I obtained my spouse to permit me to go away,” he says, “however I can’t thank her sufficient for saying sure to this undertaking.”
The household settled in Greensboro when Lindsey was provided a job educating theater at Weaver Academy, the place she has labored since 2009. Earlier than that, they lived in New York Metropolis, the place she earned her grasp’s diploma in directing at Brooklyn School whereas Jason labored in theater.