Two award-winning solo performers have teamed up for this release that should please fans of both. Actually, in a way this one is also a release for Figgs' group The Cowboy Way, as Jim Jones and Mariam Funke are providing vocal harmonies and additional musical support here as well!
There are many “picks” on this one and I don't mean “guitar!” Among the Figgs-penned originals would have to be “In It For The Ride,” “Alchesay” and co-writes with Daniels, Rusty Battenfield and Todd Carter (“Ever
The 2015 WMA Songwriter of the Year Doug Figgs returns with a saddlebag full of fine new writes and co-writes.
In this release Figgs comes up with more performance bravado than he has displayed on past recordings, which is a definite positive. He is backed by buddies Jim Jones (harmony & mandolin) and co-producer/engineer Mariam Funke (harmony, electric & acoustic guitars, bass, dobro, accordion, drums, percussion and on into the sunset)!
All songs here are worthy, but I’ll pick the bilingual n