Few people are better positioned to write about long highways than a Canadian band, such as LeBarons. ‘Long Highways’ is the lead single from their upcoming album ‘Summer of Death‘ (due 2nd November), and if that title conjours up images of Hard Metal, then worry not. The LeBarons are a band making pure Americana, as this track which paints pictures of escape along the road heading that’s away from the problems rapidly disappearing in the rear-view mirror. But escape to what ?
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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?