Mountain Xpress has just shared four great acoustic videos from The Trongone Band. One is a tribute to Tom Petty!
"The group blends the contemporary jam freak-outs of My Morning Jacket (the comparison is made even more appropriate by guitarist Andrew Trongone’s mane like Jim James’s) with the Muscle Shoals-inspired Leslie speakers and The Band’s narrative storytelling."
The Bluegrass Situation is rocking the new single & video of "Blind" from the Trongone Band!
Their ability to switch genres and types of energy tracks after tracks, makes their album as rich and thriving as can be. From the studio to the stage, The Trongone Band makes you appreciate their album as an actual journey, with no routine. The family has literally given you the keys to their house.
Hailing from Richmond, VA and formed by brothers Andrew and Johnny, The Trongone Band released their debut LP, “Keys To The House” on June 30th on Harmonized Records. Drawing from Funk, Blues, Americana and Southern Rock, the quartet is rounded out by keyboardist Ben “Wolfe” White and award-winning bassist Todd Herrington.
"There’s nothing I can say more than when you hear this album, you’re going to enjoy it. It will warm you and lift you up. Which is critical at a time when most music is instantly disposable and forgettable. And as a debut, The Trongone Band has delivered a strong first statement. Here’s hoping there’s more in the stable down the road."
Several neat tidbits here like what the album title means: "The title “Keys to the House” represents sort of an invitation into our world. Each song being a key to the house, & by giving them to you, we’re welcoming you & inviting you in."
Listeners are still on the prowl for the next music fix and luck is on their side this summer. Music fans need to search no further, for, at the end of June, one such musical crew unveiled some ideal tunes to sate listening appetites. The Trongone Band, in all their bearded glory, released their latest LP, ‘Keys to the House’...