TOM RUSSELL is an American singer/songwriter, his music incorporates elements of Folk, Tex Mex, and the Cowboy music of the American West.
His songs have been recorded by JOHNNY CASH, JOE ELY, KATY MOFFAT, amongst many others.
This 2 CD set released at MID-PRICE from the vaults of HIGHTONE RECORDS.
‘Love & Fear’ was originally released in 2006 and features GURF MORLIX along with GRETCHEN PETERS.
‘Song of the West’ was RUSSELL’s attempt to sum up the previous 10 years of his career and is what he calls his definitive Cowboy Collection.
Disc 1: The Pugilist at 59, Beautiful Trouble, Stealing Electricity, The Sound of One Heart Breaking, Ash Wednesday, KC Violin, Four Chambered Heart, Stolen Children, It Goes Away, All the Fine Young Lady’s, Old Heart.
Disc 2: Rambler Gambler, Th Banks of the Mussel Shell, Dancehall Girls, The Sky Above the Mud Below, Hallie Lonnigan, South Coast, Gallow Del Cielo, Alkali, The Ballad of William Sycamore, The John Bull Tin, Claud Dallas, Rayburn Crane, El Llano Estacado, Navajo Rug, Prairie in the Sky.