JOE TOPPING – THE VAGRANT KINGS
Artist: JOE TOPPING
Joe Topping is a singer-songwriter who has been described as a “cross between Ry Cooder, Woody Guthrie and Paul Brady” and this is his second solo album on the Fellside label (previous CD FECD231 – plus two with Elbow Jane (FECDs 223, 242). Joe has developed his own unique bottleneck guitar style which he employs in many of his original songs and has a voice that can move from velvet soft to steely and powerful. Joe’s band, The Vagrant Kings, is a brand new group that bring a highly original and exciting new sound to the Blues, Americana and Folk scene. With sophisticated song writing, intricate bottleneck slide guitar, Hammond organ, pedal steel and percussion, all combining to create a unique and fresh musical soundscape. The band is named after the band of stellar musicians Joe assembled to record this album.
No Matter Where I Ramble; Cat On A Hot Slate Roof; I'm Not Gonna Worry; Heartbroken Blues; This Love And Lack Of Money; Leaves On The Line; Put The Ground Beneath My Feet; One Beat Away; Redemption; The Ballad Of William Burke; Sweet Sixteen.