Telegraph UK places Nathan Bell’s new record in top 20 country albums of 2016

Nathan Bell B and W Hi res promo“Nathan Bell is 56 and has been around long enough to have played at gigs with Townes Van Zandt. His singing is gritty and authentic and his narrative songwriting affecting. Bell also plays harmonica. This final album in a trilogy that began in 2011, I Don’t Do This For Love, I do this for Love (Working and Hanging on in America) to give it the full title, features Claire Lynch on harmony vocal on Dust and his Bell’s wife Leslie on harmony vocals on the excellent Jesus Of Gary, Indiana. That song is about a man whose life spirals into drinking after losing his job at a steel mill. The song Stan also features clever lines such about a man “who paid himself in regret and beer”.” READ MORE…

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