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Reckless Kelly sets '10 for new CD

Thursday, November 26, 2009 – Reckless Kelly will release "Somewhere in Time" on Feb. 9, 2010 on Yep Roc Records. On their third self-produced record, the band returns to its roots incorporating the "hardcore cowboy songs" of Idaho native Pinto Bennett.

"While this is Pinto's material, this is very much a Reckless Kelly record," said vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Cody Braun. "It's simply a bunch of great songs we wanted people to hear."

His brother Willy Braun said, "I think this time we did again what we always set out to do which is to make a record we can be proud of."

Along with band mates, David Abeyta on lead guitar who co-produced the album, Jay Nazz on drums, and Chris Schelske on bass, Reckless Kelly explores their country influences and introduces Bennett's music to fans.

Debut single Best Forever Yet will be released to radio in early 2010.

This release follows 2008's "Bulletproof "

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Bulletproof Live CD review - Bulletproof Live
This live collection was recorded at multiple venues in 2018 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Reckless Kelly's highly regarded Yep Roc release "Bulletproof." Most of the band from the original recording remain in place on the live set with frontman Willy Braun and his multi-instrumentalist brother Cody Braun along with drummer Jay Naz and lead guitarist David Abeyta. Bassist Joe Miller replaces Jim McFeely, and keyboardist Bukka Allen is added to the mix. »»»
Sunset Motel CD review - Sunset Motel
With "Buckaroo" off Reckless Kelly's "Sunset Motel" the band gives us one of the best hurtin' songs in recent memory. "You were my angel/I was your buckaroo," they tell us with deep regret. And after all the booze has worn off, the cold, harsh facts of life come clearly into view. "Now that I'm sober/I wish you were home." "Sunset Motel" is like a sturdy truck, strong and dependable. It also contains plenty of creative charm. »»»
Long Night Moon CD review - Long Night Moon
The Austin-based Reckless Kelly's follow-up to "Good Luck & True Love" has a somewhat softer edge than their acclaimed 2011 release, though songwriter Willy Braun's cynical view of love and relationships remains fully intact. The opening title track sets the tone ("I wonder why I keep torturing my soul/Beneath the urban sky") that pervades the album. There are still some solid country rockers, including Real Cool Hand and Every Step Of the Way, and particularly I »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Lil Smokies provide the perfect antidote – On a night when the world to be falling further apart thanks to coronavirus (this would be the night the NBA postponed the season), there stood The Lil Smokies to at least in some small measure save the day. The quintet is part of a generation of musicians with bluegrass as the basis, but not totally the sum of the music either.... »»»
Concert Review: White makes the case for himself, no matter how dark the music – John Paul White opined with a glint in his eyes that his songs were not of the uplifting variety. In fact, they were downright dark. How else to explain "The Long Way" with the line "long way home back to you." Or "James," a song inspired by his grandfather who suffered from dementia. But lest you think that the Alabama... »»»
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