Carrie Hassler offers new single
Friday, May 30, 2008
– Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain's first single, "I Can Go Back Anytime," from the group's upcoming CD was released by Rural Rhythm Records. The band's second CD,"CHHR2," for the label is due July 29.
"I Can Go Back Anytime" was written by Jennifer Strickland who wrote the band's second chart single, "Going on the Next Train" from their previous CD.
The band is comprised of Hassler, Keith McKinnon, Kevin McKinnon, Travis Anderson, Josh Miller and Jamie Harper.
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Coming off the success of their 2006 self-titled debut CD, which saw them chart on Billboard's Bluegrass Charts for most of the year, Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain decided why change up a good thing. Jim Van Cleve returns to produce this solid sophomore CD. The instrumental talents of Hard Rain band members Josh Miller on banjo, brothers Kevin and Keith McKinnon on mandolin and guitar, Jamie Harper on fiddle and Travis Anderson on bass enhance the strong vocal talents of Hassler, maintaining an »»»
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Filled with perky radio-friendly bluegrass that borrows significantly from country, Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain show solid musicianship throughout its debut - produced by Jim Van Cleve (Mountain Heart, ex-Quicksilver) - with solid, upbeat tunes like "Seven Miles from Wichita" and "Going on the Next Train."
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