Packed with Newman’s usual penchant for dynamic storytelling and political commentary throughout his lyrics, Empirical Truth certainly lives up to its name. The album is brimming with a dynamic mix of Americana/Blues/Pop and slide-guitar work from start to finish.
Scapegoat is the brand new single and is a beautifully composed Americana track. To fully express the song's meaning, pleasant vocals make listeners pay attention to the lyrics.
Scapegoat starts with catchy guitars, and when the vocals kick in, they grab the listener's attention immediately. The song gives listeners 4 minutes of enjoyment because of the whole mood of the track and carefully written lyrics, that makes this track a perfect example of great Americana track.
To sum up, Scapegoat is an amazingly catchy song that will stay on repeat for a long time. Listen to Empirical Truth: