American Songwriter: Excusive Premiere: Jen Chapin’s “Go Away”
American Songwriter premiered Jen Chapin’s new video for “Go Away”, one of the evocative and provocative tunes from Jen Chapin’s upcoming new album, Reckoning (release date: May 28th).
American Songwriter also published an essay Ms. Chapin wrote about her personal backstory to this song.
Watch video and read this exclusive here: http://www.americansongwriter.com/2013/05/video-premiere-jen-chapin-go-away/
“It’s probably no surprise that Chapin seems to naturally inhabit the characters in her songs — her father was Harry Chapin, one of modern music’s greatest storytellers. But Jen is far funkier than her father ever was, even as she paints sometimes grim tableaux of frustrated wives, struggling mothers and a challenged populace….That Chapin can find joy among “the ducks and the dreamers,” as she sings on the Sondheim-esque “Paris,” speaks to her formidable — and ever-developing– talents as a songwriter and a storyteller.” Peter Chianca, Wicked Local