Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A Dualtone Christmas

Dualtone is a label in Nashville, probably best known for housing The Lumineers (hey-ho!), Amos Lee, June Carter Cash and Guy Clark. Artists on Dualtone play Americana, that amalgam of country, folk and rock. Since it seems that Americana is the style to go this year, A Dualtone Christmas brings together labelmates Lumineers, Amos Lee, and Mt Joy, to name a few, to play covers and originals. This track by Mt Joy, a band from Los Angeles, is one of the best tunes on that album. A downer, but a good downer: