Richard Buckner - Traitor
Richard Buckner - Escape
Both tracks are taken from the legendary alt-country singer-songwriter Richard Buckner's long awaited new collection of songs "Our Blood," his first recording since 2006’s "Meadow." It was was recorded by Buckner at his upstate New York home studio with longtime New Riders of the Purple Sage pedal steel player Buddy Cage and Sonic Youth drummer Steve Shelley, mixed by Malcolm Burn. Available from MERGE.
WATCH :: Richard Buckner - Still Looking for You (Townes Van Zandt cover)
Buckner performed with his one night-only-band The 4 J's (Joey Burns and John Convertino of Calexico / Jon Rauhouse / JD Foster) at HoCo Fest 2011 on Sept. 4th which benefits long time producer, studio owner and musician Craig Schumacher and his fight against cancer. Donations / details, HERE. Buckner continues Our Blood tour with Jeff Kazor (of The Crooked Jades) on harmonium and percussion.
Richard Buckner - Love Will Tear Us Apart
(Joy Division cover) (SBD Audio)
Richard Buckner and Andrew Duplantis on acoustic bass/chord organ before his gig as bass player for Son Volt. Richard's E-bow made it's first appearance on this tour. Recorded at the Grey Eagle Tavern in Asheville on 10.4.2003.