Elzhi – Seven Times Down, Eight Times Up (Album)

Elzhi’s 2016 album Lead Poison documented the way he used music to battle depression during a rough patch in his life. His superb new album Seven Times Down, Eight Times Up, presents a “healthier” version of himself. “I’m a lot stronger than I was, as far as my faith, where I’m at mentally, the whole nine,” he says. Rather than reflecting his internal world directly, on Seven Times Down, Elzhi uses incredibly vivid imagery to take listeners on a wild lyrical adventure…

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