The title track from the Joe Stamm Band’s recently released EP – it hit the streets on 26th October – opens with menace as a tale of bad choices in love on a trailer park is unfolded. Mama knew as a glance that “her beauty will fade as she digs her roots into your heart“, and as the country rock gets harder it turns out that Mama knew what she was talking about. A dark heart in a murder ballad with powering guitar riffs – does it get any better?
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?