Rancho Deluxe | True Freedom

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True Freedom

by Rancho Deluxe

Country rock from one of California's top new bands. This is their second record.
Genre: Country: Americana
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2. Maintenance Man
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3. Hard Time
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4. Valley of the Bears
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5. Sleep When You're 80
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6. Ghost Town
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7. Semi-cool Cube
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8. Bone Rock Breakdown
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9. Mercy Me
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10. True Freedom
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11. Pine Street Saloon
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12. Best of the Fray
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13. Templeton Gap
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14. Whiskey and Saturday Nights
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Playing old-school twang with an up-to-date energy, California country-rock band Rancho Deluxe were formed in 2005 by songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist Mark Adams and lead guitarist Jesse Jay Harris. Harris came by his interest in roots music naturally; his father is Greg Harris, a musician who recorded with Skip Battin, Sneaky Pete Kleinow, and the post-Gram Parsons Flying Burrito Brothers in the 1970s and '80s. Adams and Harris met in college and bonded over their shared interest in classic country and roots rock styles, and in time they began working up songs together. Rancho Deluxe released their self-titled debut album in 2006, with Adams, Harris, and bassist Graham Harris joined by a handful of notable guest musicians, including drummer Don Heffington (formerly of Lone Justice), pedal steel guitarist Jaydee Maness (who worked with Buck Owens, Eric Clapton, and The Byrds), and keyboard man Skip Edwards (who has cut sessions with Lucinda Williams, Dwight Yoakam, and Michelle Shocked). While Graham Harris left Rancho Deluxe as a full-time member following the release of their debut album, he played on the sessions for their second release, 2008's True Freedom, which reunited the studio crew that recorded the first disc. ~ Mark Deming, All Music Guide

See also: http://www.ranchodeluxe.org

The Musicians on the CDs:
Mark Adams - Vocals, Guitar
Jesse Jay Harris - Guitar, Vocals, Mandolin
Graham Harris – Bass
JayDee Maness - Pedal Steel
Don Heffington – Drums
Michael Witcher - Dobro, Lap Steel
Megan Lynch - Fiddle, Harmony Vocals
Greg Harris - Banjo, Guitar, Vocals
David Vaught - Keyboards & Engineer
Skip Edwards - Piano, Organ, Keys

More Quotes:
"Great songs, done very well."
-Dirty Linen

“Conviction, intelligence and twangy hooks”
No Depression

“Rancho Deluxe's new alt.country CD, True Freedom, was just released a couple of days ago, and I can happily inform you that it's awesome. The whole collection demonstrates a level of musicianship and production values that rival anything coming out of Nashville.”
-Glen Starkey, SLO New Times

"The playing is spirited and genuine from start to finish...sometimes absolutely mind-blowing. This band is easily one of the best kept country/pop secrets in the United States.”
-®LMNOP, ®Babysue Review

"A showcase of fine musicianship and songwriting." -
Playback STL

"There's a well-crafted pop group purring in this old-time engine."
-The Big Takeover

“One of the best damn country/honky tonk volumes in today's music scene.”
-Max W. Achatz (Country Jukebox, Munich, Germany)

“I've never felt this comfortable with country music, and that must mean that Rancho Deluxe is not only winning new fans for themselves but for country music in general. “
-Beatrice Clark


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22Hans

I Love It
Gread Sound, thank you from Germany

B. Purcell

BRAVO !
These professionals perform their magic causing you to move and sing... absolute music therapy.

Jim Gracie

True Freedom
True Freedom is found in this cd.put it on your player sit back and enjoy.

Doug Steven

Rancho Deluxe - True Freedom
Another great album,superb musicians,excellent original songs,and great vocals with a hint of Marty Stuart.

Gary D. Carr

Excellent music!
In a perfect world, "Sleep When You're 80" would be a big hit. I must've listened to that song five times on the way home from work, and it made me feel a whole lot better.

I don't have enough superlatives to convince you to get this disc -- I followed a link from Freight Train Blues, and found a gem ... great pickin', great writing, great harmonies, and the breezy quality of the Sunny State of California.

These guys deserve all the success that comes their way.

Jon Reidar Kurseth

Great Music !
Great music.Good singers and good players.
This music warms cold Norway.