Sounds Like: Greg Brown, Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen
Label: Idiom Records
Bio: Ashley Raines is an American songwriter, lyricist, composer and multi-instrumentalist. Raines grew up in the Midwest and by the age of fourteen began to hitchhike away from his home in Kansas. Raines hopped boxcars and taught himself any instrument he could get his hands on, recording his songs o...See Full Bio
"Ashley Raines is a keen observer of the age-old struggles between sin and everything, between sin and whatever qualifies as its master—whatever walks it. His deep and cutting voice is one that you could find yourself hearing when no one else is around. He might be your internal monologue."