Round up a country band and an early R&B group with three lead vocalists, weave in a hefty amount of vocal harmony and witty turns-of-phrase, and let ‘em rock out like The Band. The sound of roots music mavericks Western Centuries sits at these crossroads, and their debut album Weight of the World introduces a band as skillful in their musicianship as they are innovative in their writing. With upbeat, barroom dance numbers, lilting, introspective tunes of heartbreak, and everything in between, the album strikes an oft-strived-for but rarely achieved balance between genre-busting experimentation and thoughtful continuity.
Here they are performing "Philosophers and Fools" from the album Weight of the World, Spring 2016
Cahalen Morrison - Vocals, Guitar
Jim Miller - Vocals, Guitar
Ethan Lawton - Vocals, Drums
Rusty Blake - Pedal Steel Guitar
Dan Lowinger - Bass
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