Somewhere in Time

SomewhereInTime.jpg

It’s easy for a band to break new creative ground with its own songs—it’s harder to do when playing an album’s worth of cover tunes. Indeed, the Texas roots-rockers manage to pay an admirable musical tribute to the songs of Idaho cult favorite Pinto Bennett and his Famous Motel Cowboys, while infusing them with fresh touches of Texas twang and Western swing. Willy Braun’s vocals resemble a smokier Toby Keith, and are especially evocative on the fiddle-laced Bakersfield shuffle of “I Hold the Bottle, You Hold the Wheel” and the dramatic “Pure Quill.” Pinto Bennett himself joins in on “Thelma,” backed only by an acoustic guitar.

Comments

Recent Music Posts More

More News

“We’re putting the fans first to give them that new, fresh feeling,” Dierks said.
The Opry goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Sturgill Sings “Turtles All the Way Down.”
John Carter Cash allegedly strips in Newfoundland airport.
New collection features appearances by Sara’s daughters, Olivia and Audrey.