Fresh off the road with friends The Cadillac Three, East Texans Whiskey Myers will be releasing a special CD package on February 19th via Spinefarm Records; featuring their last two studio albums, ‘Early Morning Shakes’ & ‘Firewater’, accompanied by a 20-page booklet including all of the lyrics, this two-CD set features such live staples as ‘How Far’, ‘Different Mould’, ‘Headstone’, ‘Home’ &‘Wild Baby Shake Me’.
On their initial release (in 2014 & 2011 respectively), both ‘Early Morning Shakes’ & ‘Firewater’ were greeted with much critical acclaim, the former successfully hitting the #1 spot on the iTunes Country Chart.
“‘Early Morning Shakes’ combines those greasy Southern rock riffs with countrified songwriting and Texas grit for something wholly unique” – Country Weekly
“Showcases them doing what they do best, bringing together their soulful rock influences with a unique dose of Texas musical grit” – The Boot
“Whiskey Myers are a band that rocks out, kicks ass and truly knows how to play their instruments” –For The Country Record
Meanwhile, the Southern Rockers were greeted with an outstanding reception on The Cadillac Three’s recent ‘Night Life Religion’ tour. This nine-date trek across the UK introduced British audiences to their live sound for the first time, and for those left wanting more, they won’t be waiting long – Whiskey Myers are now confirmed to appear at the prestigious Download Festival on Sunday,June 12th.
“We loved being over with The Cadillac Three,” reflects singer Cody Cannon, “it was really good to finally see our fans there. See y’all in June at Download.”
Whiskey Myers are:
Cody Cannon - Lead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar
Cody Tate - Lead Guitar, Vocals, Rhythm Guitar
John Jeffers - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Lead Guitar
Gary Brown – Bass
Jeff Hogg – Drums