Sammy Kay “civil/WAR” (Independent, 2019)

Sammy Kay has picked a stonking opening track for his new album ‘civil/War’. Straight from the off the gravelly-voiced New Jersey singer-songwriter grabs your attention with the superb ‘Silver Dollar’ and quickly backs it up with the excellent ‘Forgotten Ones’. ‘civil/WAR’ is an album where Kay seems to rediscover himself having been seemingly disillusioned with … Continue reading “Sammy Kay “civil/WAR” (Independent, 2019)”

Sammy Kay “Sweet Cecilia” – Listen

Sammy Kay is gearing up to release his fourth album ‘civil/War‘  on October 4th, from which ‘Sweet Cecilia‘ is taken.  It’s an almost love song that grapples with addictions and a refusal to face up to the world and resolves into a gruff carpe diem: “Say your prayers and count your scars, in the end … Continue reading “Sammy Kay “Sweet Cecilia” – Listen”