Another day passes, another seedy motel fades in our memory, and J.P. Harris and The Tough Choices plow the pavement again. Having a short respite at the tail-end of May, J.P. and the boys headed out again May 28th, pushing their way down to Texas, and blowing the doors off the Austin Honky Tonks for a week…touring doesn’t relent again until early August, with only a few days in Nashville to change the oil, change their shirts, and wave goodbye again. Continue reading
Less than two months after the debut album, “I’ll Keep Calling,” was available for download and physical purchase, this soon-to-be classic has began ranking amongst the greats all over the world…including “Top 5 Most-Added” on the AMA charts, #3 on the RFA SpinList, #1 on the FAR charts, and #16 on the EuroAmericana charts. With the help of fans, DJ’s, and fellow musicians, Cow Island Music and J.P. Harris have seen an amazing response so far on this long-awaited debut album of all-original, quintessentially classic Honky Tonk hit-parade.
J.P. and his boys have continued touring relentlessly behind the album, and are looking forward to their returns to Texas and the Southwest in June. Early July will see them criss-crossing the country again, hitting old haunts and new venues alike, and will include great stops such as The Lowell Folk Festival among others. Still blazing the highways daily, old and new fans should keep their eyes on the schedule and see live what many are referring to as “the most authentic original country” they’ve ever heard.