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King Calaway makes its debut

Friday, January 25, 2019 – King Calaway released its self-titled EP on Broken Bow Records The label only announced the signing a few weeks ago. "We are over the moon to finally have these new songs out for people to listen to. As a group, all we want is to make a positive influence with our music, and we hope everyone who listens to the record hears that," said Simon Dumas of the band. "After months of making this EP the best it could be, we're thrilled to finally release it." The debut single is "World For Two." Ross Copperman, who also penned several of the tracks, co-produced with Robert Deaton. Other writers on the project include fellow artists The Warren Brothers, Teddy Geiger, Mitchell Tenpenny and Devin Dawson.
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