Texas songbird Myra Rolen has been making quite a name for herself among traditional country fans in the last couple of years and her latest, Dancing Your Memory Away, really cements her as a singer with which to be reckoned. With Justin Trevino on production duties, some terrific new songs mixed with a splattering of classic honky tonkers, and help from the McCall family (all of them) Myra Rolen really has excelled herself.
While so many artists are turning these days to lyric videos to give their music a visual component, Geronimo Getty went a different direction. By crafting 10 short films to go along with their upcoming Greyhound Blues LP, the alt-country band out of Los Angeles can interpret their stories through more than just music.Band leader/songwriter Aaron Kyle drew inspiration for the album from legendary writers like Guy Clark, John Prine, and Lucinda Williams. Because the songs on the set were cinematic in nature, Kyle says, “I wanted to create a visual experience that would encourage the listener to sit down and hear the whole album as one piece.”
Vicksburg Call contains some of his best songwriting to date – it may even be THE album of his career.Gogo’s passion for blues and his extraordinary, virtuosic guitar talents are laid bare alongside his emotions on this album – a combination that grabs you from the opening bars and keeps you hooked through all 10 tracks.