With 23 years plus under his belt as a songwriter and touring musician Jason Cruz and his band Howl have stepped up to the plate with their first full length album ‘Good Man’s Ruin’
Jason Cruz and Howl have taken their influences and created something totally original and timeless. Proving at first listen – This aint’ just another ‘Punk gone Country’ outfit .
With Guitarist Buddy Darling from The Darlings , Saccharine Trusts Chris Stein on Bass and newest addition Kris Comeaux on Drums , JCH are ready to show the world how unexpected Punk , Country and Americana can really be when you put em all together .
Recorded over a year and released on the bands own label Echotone - Good Man’s Ruin started its Journey tracking at an old Hollywood mansion . A year later it ended somewhere on the wrong side of the tracks in Fullerton Ca. Produced by Darling and Mixed by Andy Carpenter the bands sound is confident , dark and adventurous.
Mixing their love for American music , David Lynch movies and long lonely thoughtful drives down thoughtless snaking black top - JCH hinted at what they were capable of with their first ep ‘Loungcore’. Now with this new Full length album and their first music video (directed by Cruz) the scope of what is to come has only just revealed itself and the future will Howl