Empathy and Comedy is Jay Brown's 7th solo album. With 12 original songs that call back the classic sounds of American folk and rock, this record holds an old fashioned magnifying glass up to the spectacle of modern times.
“The timeless voice of a poet”
— Performing Songwriter Magazine
““The secret is out , Jay Brown is the most authentic songster to come out of the Carolina High Country since a man named Doc Watson” ”
— Ketch Secor, Old Crow Medicine Show
““Maybe A Song” by Jay Brown is absolutely mesmerizing. The beautifully crafted uplifting lyrics and vocal harmonies swirl around your head, transporting you to a more hopeful place. With every new release, Jay Brown never ceases to surprise and delight me. ” - BJ Leiderman Public Radio Theme Composer