Best generally known as the Emmy-nominated makers of “Long Hard Times to Come,” the theme track to the hit FX drama, Justified, Gangstagrass is again with their fifth installment of Bluegrass/Hip-Hop launched via their Rench Audio Label. It’s the a lot anticipated dwell album, Pocket Full of Fire, carried out with actual emcees, actual Bluegrass instrumentalists, with manufacturing provided by their lead singer/guitarist Rench—who Rolling Stone Magazine named “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know” (April 2017).
After four unbiased releases, Pocket Full of Fire compiles a few of the greatest songs carried out dwell throughout their Spring 2018 Tour which included Atomic Cafe in St. Louis, Hi-Fi in Indianapolis and others. Gangstagrass proceed in its uncompromising effort to make music that’s each genuine and unpretentious—and household pleasant, when requested, that’s. As the late Elmore Leonard put it “Rench and his associates have accomplished nothing in need of creating a brand new type of music.”
Not solely has Gangstagrass been on the forefront of the burgeoning style typically generally known as “Hick-Hop,” they clearly blazed the path, in line with Rolling Stone! Gangstagrass come by it actually: Rench, mastermind of the group, was schooled on Run DMC and break dancing whereas he was fed a gradual weight loss program of genuine nation appears like Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash.
Click here to pre-save Pocket Full of Fire on Spotify, which is ready to drop February 15th!