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High and Lonesome

A former member of such notable groups as The Bomboras and The Loons (also current Sleepwalkers member), Action Andy makes his sophomore effort with this album, an electrifying blend of Americana and alt-country styles, with shifts into straight ahead rock & roll, a touch of Latin, and minor key moves. Part concept album, it tells the tale of a man's search for Love and Redemption, with the pitfalls, perils, and trials that occur along the way.

This album features the talents of his band The Hi-Tones, comprised of Xavier Anaya on lead guitar (Hoods, Trebels, Baja Bugs, Phantoms, etc.), Tom Ward on upright and electric bass (Gravedigger V, Nashville Ramblers), and Skid Roper (Mojo Nixon, Evasions, Country Dick Montana & The Snuggle Bunnies, etc.) on cocktail drum.

Tracks:

INTRO

IF YOU WANT LOVIN'

DARK AND STRANGE PLACES

X RATED

DEVIL IN HER EYES

ANGEL OF DARKNESS

UNDER A LOWDOWN SPELL

TROUBLE IN ME

MEAN DIESEL DADDY

A TURN FOR THE BETTER

IF YOU DON'T HAVE LOVE

A FLEETING THING

I GO WHERE THE WIND BLOWS

ROLL INTO THE NIGHT

HIGH AND LONESOME

A MERE SHADOW

PRODIGAL SON

HOPE FOR HILO

STEP INTO THE LIGHT

*All songs written by Andy Rasmussen, Morena Music (ASCAP), released 31 October 2013

Additional Musicians:
David Fleminger-Organ, Guitar
Heather Vorwerck-Cello
Doug Meyer-Pedal Steel, Guitar

Artwork by Jay "Wyld" Wiseman
Cover & Back Photography by Chris David
Studio Photography by Melanie Martinez

Recorded, Mixed & Mastered at Earthling Studios by Mike Kamoo, El Cajon, CA

Produced by Andy Rasmussen

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Action Andy's "High & Lonesome" album was released 10-31-2013 on Relampago-go Records. You can find his album through Facebook, or Bandcamp: http://actionandythehi-tones.bandcamp.com/

Dec. 10, 2013

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