I confess to envying those people I've encountered in life who have known from the start who they were and what they would grow up to become. I have witnessed a good number of those single-minded folks enjoy an unwavering…Read more
Cool Press for the New Album!
"For fans of The Bottle Rockets, Delbert McClinton and Reverend Horton Heat, do not miss Salvation Road!"
– Vortex Magazine
“Gritty and full of passion, 'Salvation Road' hits hard and fast ”
— Oregon Music News
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“The lead off track ‘Live to Rock (Another Day)’ is... a hard driving, gloriously guitar crunching track, with lashings of harmonica - as most of these tracks are- where Layton growls 'give me three chords, I’ll tell you the true story'. The rest of the album gathers all the Deep South traits, confidently produced and classily played...”
— Americana UK
“Like a loaded gun, R&B in the wrong hands can be a dangerous weapon. But Rich Layton and his band Tough Town have things locked up tight and nailed down on their new album, Salvation Road... It’s a cool rockin’ collection of 11 songs delivered with confidence, clarity, and cleverness from a man who has mastered his craft...”