EAR TO THE GROUND MUSIC Reviews GAMBLING DAYS
Our new friend Greg over at Ear To The Ground Music gave our new album a few spins, and then sat down and wrote an incredibly thoughtful and insightful review. It made us blush a little:
"I found myself imagining places from my own past fused with new faces and characters I had never known... you will find yourself fully immersed in this album, enjoying each buoyant stringed expression and vocal flourish..." (Continue Reading)
Last month we sat down at Horseshack in Davenport, IA and recorded these five songs live in the studio. If tomorrow we were asked to play at the Grand Old Opry, I don't think we'd be more excited than we were to record a Daytrotter Session. (Listen Here)
NEW VIDEO FOR "BY & BY"
The footage in this video was filmed from the back of a train rolling through California sometime in the 1930s, though if you ask us, it looks an awful lot like Allegany County circa 2016.
OUR NEW ALBUM HAS ARRIVED!
Our new album, GAMBLING DAYS is available now! Give it a listen here, or head to our music page to order the limited edition handmade CD! (digital download also available)
WATCH 'THE OLD REVIVAL' VIDEO
This is one of our favorite tunes from the new album, featuring Bradford Barry on Drums and Jay Corwin on Bass. Full album available 1/22.
Footage courtesy of the Prelinger Archives.
ALBUM RELEASE SHOWS THIS WEEKEND!
We're celebrating the release of our new record with two shows in Buffalo and Rochester this weekend, and we've got some great bands joining us onstage. Check out the event pages below to learn more:
FIRST SINGLE AVAILABLE FOR FREE DOWNLOAD
"Gambling Days," the first single and title track from our upcoming album is available now! Listen and download via Soundcloud:
NEW ALBUM COMING JANUARY 22!
Happy New Year! We are thrilled to announce we'll be releasing our new album on January 22nd, 2016! We've also got two album release shows scheduled at Nietzsche's in Buffalo on 1/22 and Live at Mission Hall in Rochester on 1/23, so we hope we get to see you there. The new album is called GAMBLING DAYS, and here's a little sneak peek:
TOUGH OLD BIRD ON INSTAGRAM
You can now find us on Instagram. Follow @tougholdbirdmusic to keep up to date on TOB travels, shows, and recording!
TOUGH OLD BIRD PERFORMS ON THE WDVX BLUE PLATE SPECIAL
We had the great privilege of performing on the WDVX Blue Plate Special in Knoxville, TN this fall! Give it a listen here via YouTube:
14 new songs available January 22, 2016
THE BARN SESSIONS
7-song EP recorded live in 24 hours at a barn in Hume, NY. Download it for free!