The Nashville/Chicago connection is very strong in this CD.
9 Miles of Good Road is a wonderful, fresh new CD with great originals and very listenable takes on familiar favorites. Talented musicians from Chicago and Nashville worked on Agent Mooney’s 4th CD.
Featured performances from Nashville, TN include Bassist/Producer Dave Pomeroy (Three Ring Circle/Don Williams), Percussionist Rick Lonow (Flying Burrito Brothers/Poco), Nate Barrett, Ganjo/12 string guitarist/ Producer& Daniel Dennis utility musician/tracking engineer. Gordon Hammond (Shawn Colvin/Robert Plant/Don Williams) mixed the project at Quad Studios Nashville.
The Chicagoland contingent showcased singer/songwriter Kevin Mooney, Bassist Billy C. Corston (Jay and the Americans/Screamin End), Guitarist Tony Wittrock (Screamin End/The Honeybees), & Drummer Bill Cremer & Sunny Nam of the Mastering Lab finished with the mastering in CA.
This perfect driving CD contains original interpretations of What Becomes of the Brokenhearted, Listen to the Music, Hearts on Fire, Small Town Saturday Night, I’m A Man, and San Francisco Bay Blues, as well as Mooney’s original compositions.
It’s clear Mooney has a love of music and is able to express it in this enjoyable effort.