Following the success of their debut record, The Rain Will Come, will drop their sophomore album, Wildfire, in July. Steeped in the sounds of old Texas with conjunto and mariachi influences, Crooks’ new album continues to push the boundaries of modern country music while remaining romantically nostalgic.
The fifth album by Californian Roots ‘n’ Blues performer and songwriter Tortora, now resident in the UK. Containing seven superb originals and two interpretations of tunes by Blind Willie Johnson and Sleepy John Estes, the album takes you on a journey to “. . . stripped down blues/roots full of every emotion that fits the twenty-first century.”