Jet Black & Jealous by Eli Young Band

There’s lately been such a glut of practically interchangeable hard-rocking country bands from the Texas-Oklahoma area that it’s getting difficult to tell them apart.

But before you consign the Denton, Texas-based Eli Young Band (named for frontmen Mike Eli and James Young) to the pile, give Jet Black & Jealous a fair listen.

You’ll find a group that works from a broader emotional and musical palette than most of its brethren, and one that knows its wily way around a hook—just check out “When It Rains,” one of the most irresistibly catchy singles to inexplicably stall outside the Top 30 lately.

Comments

Recent Music Posts More

More News

First time Marty Raybon has recorded with the band in 17 years.
Superstars perform Garth’s classic “Friends in Low Places” for sold-out crowd.
Cites vocal strain as the reason.
The former merch guy from Georgia sold out two nights in Chicago. - See more at: http://editorial.countryweekly.com/photos/cole-swindell-joes-bar-chicago?page=4#gallery
Multi-star special airs Friday night, Dec. 19, on TNT.