Tony James Shevlin “American Odyssey” (Oh Mercy Records, 2017)

Well-respected Anglo-Irish songwriter Tony James Shevlin spent several months on the road in the US back in 2015 covering 17 States and 11,000 miles, notebook in hand. American Odyssey is his tour diary translated into song, name checking iconic cities and their associated local heroes. Think of a place and he’s been there and think of a rootsy American musical style and he probably has a go at it here. Continue reading “Tony James Shevlin “American Odyssey” (Oh Mercy Records, 2017)”