Overall Impression: Easy-going and positive, Movin’ On by Dean Mueller is the Americana tune we all need to get through the day. This most recent release by the Oregon-based musician boasts a colorful and slow groove filled with enchanting Country Western influences. It relishes in a smooth sound and attitude that leaves the past in the past. The breezy chorus is as infectious as they come, almost requiring the listener to join in singing. It moves gently without a care in the world toward the land of plenty. Dean Mueller takes a simple and sweet singing approach that proves to be wonderfully effective. He pulls this tune out of the air and uses it to lift up the spirits of all who are near. All in all, Movin’ On by Dean Mueller reminds listeners that we all have something better on the horizon to look forward to.
Strongest Point(s): This is a tune with plenty of strong points, and an even stronger mindset. The music is captivating and can put the listener in a dreamlike state, or have them reminisce. The instrumental lines interweave with one another for a colorful listening experience. The lyrics really drive the point home to not get caught up in life, and let the bygones be bygones. We all move on at some point, and might as well live in the moment.
Target Audience Appeal: Fans of Americana and Country Western will dig Movin’ On by Dean Mueller.
Artist target suggestions: Willie Nelson, Simon & Garfunkel, John Prine, Woody Guthrie, Neil Young, Leonard Cohen, Joan Baez, Joseph F. Persinger, Phoenix Duo, Beaver Road, James Taylor, Nick Drake