Though it’s not spelled out as a conceptual album, How Gardens Grow was put together sonically and topically in a way that illustrates the growth a person goes through from early 20’s through early 30’s.
Beats and rhymes were Versailles, Kentucky based MC Allen Poe’s sports and video games growing up. Poe started out recording by overdubbing tapes in his bedroom in the mid 90s. Now a husband, father, son, veteran, videographer and MC, Allen Poe’s love for wordplay and poetry has necessarily grown to accommodate all the situations and thoughts that arise.
Listen/Download: Allen Poe-How Gardens Grow