Land Of Communicate’S Album, ‘Life After Young People,’ Become Stimulated — And Interrupted — By Way Of Severe Occasions

So I kind of just threw my hands up and I left music; I kind of put music away for a while.
A series of intense events — both fortunate and unfortunate — rekindled Powell’s focus and sparked a new chapter for Land of Talk.
Life After Youth is full of songs Powell has been writing, in one way or another, over the last seven years.
I think maybe I was getting disillusioned.
But music just really got through to him in a way where no one else was getting through to him.

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