Nashville based country folk group return with ‘Paint This Town’ their ninth studio album. Being hailed as the band that rejuvenated the banjo, inspiring the likes of Mumford & Sons. There is a simple sound that highlights the talent that each of the musicians brings to the table. Where they shine is when they use their vocal harmonies on tracks.
Discovered busking on the streets of North Carolina they have gone on to become a massive bluegrass act winning Grammys and producing the album 50 years of Blonde on Blonde a track for track tribute to the Dylan classic. On ‘Paint This Town’ those influences can still be heard.
So, who is this album for, if you like your down south country blues sound then jump on board. If you’re looking for something to help get into the genre then Old Crow Medicine Show are a great introduction and is available now.