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Clayton Jones and The Bucks / Press

“As for highlights present and future, Jones’ first solo album, backed by his new band The Bucks, is entitled Revolver. The songs are not only well crafted from his strong literary standpoint, but are fused with the Appalachian styles from his childhood, nuances of reggae, resonating vocals, and country blues. There is Jones’ unique guitar style, and there are also subtle world rhythms found within these songs considering The Bucks are such great musicians. The Bucks are Shad Cobb (fiddle), Joe First (accordion), and Cheyenne Medders (Hammond Organ,) Nathan Sexton (bass), and Sean Bennett (drums). The songs touch on the complexities of love, being from a small town, and cosmic forces and outer space. Of Jones’ songs, critic Cuba Rhodes proclaimed, “When I think of Jones’ solid writing and musicianship, I can’t help wondering if a song about Earthlings (“The Planet Alabamie Rag”) might be exactly what Gram Parsons intended when proposed his dream of Cosmic American Mus”

CR - CUBARHODES