||If a listener is a house, the really good song is the manic party that spreads through every room in the place. It bursts through the door (ears, natch), can be felt tingling in the bedrooms (fingers and toes), and at its peak, raises the roof right off the main room (the heart); which is to say it lifts the spirit of the whole structure. If a really good song does all that, a really great song does all that and then some.
New Man on the Song Scene Matthew Koma wants all that and then some — and if evidence suggests (as it does), he’s gonna get it too. As a listener, he’s heard how...