Jr. Thomas | Jr. Thomas Meets the Venditions

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
The Aggrolites The Dropsteppers The Void Union

More Artists From
United States - Minnesota

Other Genres You Will Love
Reggae: Rocksteady Rock: Ska Moods: Mood: Dreamy
There are no items in your wishlist.

Jr. Thomas Meets the Venditions

by Jr. Thomas

Vocalist & guitarist Thomas McDowall of The Dropsteppers returns with a solo effort. Soul inspired rocksteady with support from Alex Stern, Thaddeus Merritt, Rick Smith and David Hillyard as well as backing vocals by Toasters frontman Rob "Bucket" Hingley
Genre: Reggae: Rocksteady
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Face in the Crowd
Share this song!
X
3:34 $0.99
2. Somebody Like You
Share this song!
X
3:09 $0.99
3. I'll Be Here
Share this song!
X
3:28 $0.99
4. Do You Really Love Me?
Share this song!
X
2:51 $0.99
5. Heartache
Share this song!
X
3:05 $0.99
6. One Desire
Share this song!
X
3:46 $0.99
7. Don't Let It Go Slow
Share this song!
X
2:51 $0.99
8. Handcuff Strut
Share this song!
X
2:28 $0.99
9. Trouble in the Music
Share this song!
X
3:00 $0.99
10. Looters On Broadway
Share this song!
X
2:58 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Jr. Thomas is an American songwriter and producer of reggae and soul influenced music. Early in his career he established his reputation as the frontman, guitarist and songwriter for the Minneapolis based group The Dropsteppers. In October of 2012, he and The Dropsteppers toured the east coast and Canada with Alex Stern of The Void Union supporting them on keys. The two musicians formed a bond on the tour resulting in a concept to record Jr. Thomas' new songs in Boston. Alex Stern reached out to the Void Union rhythm section which included Thaddeus Merritt and Rick Smith to jump on board the Jr. Thomas project. As a reggae powerhouse studio band they call themselves as The Venditions. Special guests on the album also include: Dave Hillyard of The Slackers, Zack Brines of Pressure Cooker, Rich Graiko of Void Union and Rob 'Bucket' Hingley of The Toasters. Together the musicians arranged and recorded sounds that resonate different eras of Jamaican reggae with a taste American soul. The group all agreed Brian Dixon (known for his work with The Aggrolites) would be a perfect fit to mix the album thus further developing the sound that is Jr. Thomas meets The Venditions.


Reviews


to write a review